EnvPHPS Resources

This page includes links to tools and resources to assist with use of the EnvPHPS and post-assessment activities.

Guidance Documents

The EnvPHPS Logic Model for Drinking Water Programs can assist drinking water programs with guidance to improve programmatic performance using the 10 Essential Environmental Public Health Services.

Improving Environmental Public Health Services Performance to Meet Community Needs Cdc-pdf[PDF – 1.35 MB] describes performance improvement resources and tools and explains how those tools are used to produce results that can be integrated into broader public health department performance improvement initiatives.

EnvPHPS Toolkit

  • This EnvPHPS Assessment Toolkit provides tools that can help facilitate the process of preparing for, conducting, and following up on your assessment.

Other Quality Improvement Resources

These resources link to information for quality improvement in public health.

Environmental Health Program Guidelines and Related Standards



National Association of County and City Health Officials
Environmental Health PrimerExternal – The National Association of County and City Health Officials offers a free e-learning resource. The primer provides an overview of environmental public health plus modules on climate change, community environmental health assessments, the Environmental Public Health Performance Standards, and working with the media.

National Public Health Performance Standards Program (NPHPSP)
NPHPSP Resources and TrainingExternal – The National Network of Public Health Institutes provides the Agency & Systems Improvement Webinar Series on performance standards, performance improvement training, and quality improvement in public health.

Public Health Foundation (PHF) Performance Management
Performance Management Quality Improvement TrainingExternal – PHF provides links to resources for quality and performance improvement training.

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