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State Oral Health Planning and Coalition Development

This website provides resources to assist directors of state oral health programs in planning, development, implementation, and evaluation of oral health promotion and disease prevention efforts.

Best Practice Approach Report  - State and Territorial Oral Health Programs and Collaborative Partnerships

A Best Practice Approach is defined as a public health strategy that is supported by evidence for its impact and effectiveness. A Best Practice Approach Report captures key information that describes the public health strategy, determines the strength of evidence, and illustrates implementation with current practice examples.

Best Practice Approach Report  -  State Oral Health Plans and Collaborative Planning

A Best Practice Approach is defined as a public health strategy that is supported by evidence for its impact and effectiveness. A Best Practice Approach Report captures key information that describes the public health strategy, determines the strength of evidence, and illustrates implementation with current practice examples.

Coalitions & Community Advocates: A Key Element of State Oral Health Program Infrastructure

This is a targeted overview of ways that oral health coalitions and community advocates can use the IEP report findings, lessons learned and recommendations to advocate for strong, effective state oral health programs and policies

CDC Basic Strategies for Collective Impact

This website provides resources to assist directors of state oral health programs in planning, development, implementation, and evaluation of oral health promotion and disease prevention efforts.

CDC Partnerships, Coalitions and Collaborations

This visual chart displays potential members to include, areas for working groups to address, and outputs to determine an active coalition.

CDC Webpage of State Plans

This website includes pdf files of state oral health plans. As new ones befcome available, they are added.

CDC Conceptual Model of Comprehensive Oral Health State Plan Process

This 1-page model includes objectives, activities, planning outcomes, implementation outcomes and program outcomes.

Developing a State Health Improvement Plan: Guidance and Resources

Developing Effective Coalitions: An Eight Step Guide

This guide was originally developed at the Contra Costa County (California) Health Services Department Prevention Program to assist public health programs in developing effective community coalitions for injury prevention. Although the examples given in this paper are specific to injury prevention coalitions, most can be applied to coalitions working on a variety of health-related issues. Written in the format of eight specific steps, this paper attempts to give structure to a process that is somewhat variable. (December 2018)

CSHCN Forum Reports & Action Plans

Strategic Planning Workshop

This PowerPoint was presented by BJ Tatro, PhD during a 2004 ASTDD workshop.
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