PHI-14.3 (Developmental) Increase the proportion of local boards of health that conduct a public health system assessment using national performance standards
About the Data
Description of the data source, numerator, denominator, survey questions, and other relevant details about the national estimate.
Number of local boards of health that have ever submitted Local Public Health Governance Performance Assessment data to the National Public Health Performance Standards Program
Number of local governing boards of health
The National Public Health Performance Standards Program (NPHPSP) is a collaborative effort to enhance the Nation's public health systems. Seven national public health organizations have partnered to develop national performance standards for State and local public health systems. The NPHPSP helps agencies quantify how well they provide the 10 essential public health services.
Any change to the objective text, baseline, target, target-setting method or data source since the Healthy People 2020 launch.
Additional resources about the objective
For more information regarding the National Public Health Performance Standards Program, go to:
The State Public Health System Performance Assessment Instrument can be found at: