Better Understanding Our Problem: Problem-Oriented Needs Assessment--Health Problem Indentification and Prioritization

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Date Developed: 6/1/2015. Source: Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; CityMatCH. Presenter(s): William M. Sappenfield, MD, MPH. Type: Narrated Slide Presentation. Level: Introductory Intermediate. Length: 44 slides.


This webinar for the 2015 Training Course in MCH Epidemiology provides a definition of needs assessment, including qualities, types, and phases; and health problem identification, and prioritization.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UE8MC25742; MCH Navigator for $180,000/year. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.