Three pages Memorandum on Community Health Need Assessment (CHNA)
Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) –
A newly appointed CEO promotes you to the Chief Strategy Officer position for a 300-bed acute care community hospital. The CEO comes from the for-profit sector and has never been involved in developing a CHNA. He is requesting you take the lead in this project but wants you to prepare a not to exceed three (3) page memorandum to him that will include the following components:
What is the purpose of a CHNA?
What are the key elements contained in a CHNA?
Summarize the steps involved in developing a CHNA.
Summarize your recommended plan for the development of a CHNA.
The document you prepare for the CEO will not only educate him as to this project but allow him to speak informatively to key stakeholders who may be included as a participant in this project.
Your final product submission should be a 3 pages memorandum prepared and forwarded to the CEO.
This memorandum should begin: ……
” Dr. Jane Doe, per our talk…….”
The Community Health Needs Assessment Assignment must not exceed three (3)