Health Impact Assessment

New One-Pager: The Value of HIA to Community Partners

Across the country, local health departments (LHDs) often struggle to explain the value of health impact assessment (HIA) to community stakeholders. In an effort to support this effort, NACCHO’s HIA community of practice, comprised of…

Health Impact Assessment: An Essential Tool for Health Department Accreditation

By Shannon Browlee, MPH, Public Health Educator, Okaland County Health Division (MI) and Stephanie Souter, MS, Planner II,Washington County (MN) Public Health & Environment Seeking accreditation status from the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB), and integrating…

NEHA 2016 Conference (PM) Sessions: Highlighting the Health Impact Assessment

This year’s National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) Annual Educational Conference and Exhibition is featuring a multitude of sessions promoting the value and significance of the Health Impact Assessment (HIA) for environmental health (EH) professionals, agencies and partners.…

NEHA 2016 Conference (AM) Sessions: Highlighting the Health Impact Assessment

This year’s National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) Annual Educational Conference and Exhibition is featuring a multitude of sessions promoting the value and significance of the Health Impact Assessment (HIA) for environmental health (EH) professionals, agencies and partners.…