Federal Regulations and Agencies

Description:

Course Overview

 

Course Quality Rating

TBD

 

Course Description

This course is provided by UNC Center for Public Health Preparedness and will require a secondary login and/or registration.

 

This presentation by Anjum Hajat, MPH, gives you an overview of federal agencies as regulators and advisors when it comes to public health.

                                                                                                     

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Target Audience

This course is designed for all public health, medical, veterinary, pharmacy, emergency management, hospital and other professionals interested in public health preparedness.

 

Learning Objectives

Having completed this course, the learner will be able to:

  1. Provide insight into jurisdictional issues that arise in public health
  2. Define certain federal agencies and distinguish between their regulatory power and advisory roles
  3. Discuss the HIPPA and its implications on public health

 

Council of Linkages Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (COL)/COL Tier(s)

  1. 7A.1 (Tier 1): Describes the structures, functions, and authorizations of governmental public health programs and organizations (7: Financial Planning & Management Skills)
  2. 7A.2 (Tier 1): Describes government agencies with authority to impact the health of a community (7: Financial Planning & Management Skills) 7B1. Explains the structures, functions, and authorizations of governmental public health programs and organizations (7: Financial Planning & Management Skills)
  3. 7B.2 (Tier 2): Identifies government agencies with authority to address specific community health needs (e.g., lead in housing, water fluoridation, bike lanes, emergency preparedness) (7: Financial Planning & Management Skills)

 

Professional/Disciplinary Competencies

None listed

 

Format

Online/Self-Study

 

Credit /CEU

0.75 CEU

 

Duration

25 mins.

 

Specifications

Required: Up to date Internet Explorer 9 or Google Chrome 12

 

Course Publication Date

2004

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