ERIC Number: ED183777
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
A Compendium of Papers on Community Health Planning Issues. Volume 9: Community Health Planning. International Health Planning Methods Series.
White (E.H.) Co., San Francisco, CA.; Office of International Health (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD.
Intended to assist Agency for International Development officers, advisors, and health officials in incorporating health planning into national plans for economic development, this ninth of ten manuals in the International Health Planning Methods series contains eight papers dealing with the integration of community health concerns into development planning. Most were given at the conference on Planning for Health Care in the Context of Economic Development (San Diego, California, May 1978). They are (1) Bridging the Health Gap, by Paul Ahmed and Aliza Kolker; (2) Family Composition and Structure in Relation to Nutrition and Health Problems: Impact and Measurement, by Susan C.M. Scrimshaw and Gretel H. Pelto; (3) Rural Health Reorganization in Tanzania: The Implications of Change Implementation by Richard H. Hart; (4) The Community Health Worker: Guidelines for Training the Community to Power the Program, by Aaron E. Ifekwunigwe; (5) Critical Environmental and Economic Interdependencies: The Search for Societal Values, by Climis A. Davos; (6) Health Sector Assessment, by Ahmed and Kolker; (7) Socio-Cultural Factors in Health Planning throughout the World, by John J. Hanlon; and (8) Psycho Social and Cultural Aspects of International Health Planning: The Challenge of Providing Health Care Assistance to Developing Countries by Ahmed and Renee White Fraser. (YLB)
Descriptors: Community Health Services, Community Programs, Community Resources, Community Support, Cultural Influences, Developing Nations, Evaluation, Health Education, Health Needs, Medical Care Evaluation, Medical Services, Needs Assessment, Planning, Program Development, Psychology, Public Health, Rural Areas, Social Influences, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Agency for International Development (Dept. of State), Washington, DC. Office of Health Development Support Bureau.
Authoring Institution: White (E.H.) Co., San Francisco, CA.; Office of International Health (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD.
Note: For related documents see CE 024 223-237.