College of Public Health students graduating
Kentucky and Appalachia Public Health Training Center

Accreditation Readiness

The Kentucky and Appalachia Public Health Training Center (KAPHTC) is available to support your agency and community through the Community Health Assessment and Community Health Improvement Plan process.  The KAPHTC offers time efficient methods of gathering information and data for the Community Health Assessment and then helps your agency use the information to develop a Community Health Improvement Plan. The KAPHTC can help in a variety of ways and will customize the work plan around where your agency is in the process to meet your timeline and needs.  The following list outlines some of the areas where the KAPTHC staff can assist your agency:

  • Consultation on stakeholder/partnership building and buy-in
  • Development of community surveys
  • Analysis of survey data
  • Facilitation of community forums and workgroups
  • Synthesis of the information gathered from the Community Health Assessment into a Community Health Improvement Plan document for distribution to community partners and use in the Accreditation process

Contact us at kaphtc@uky.edu for more information.