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Community Health Needs Assessment

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Developer
Institute for People, Place and Possibility. The Center for Applied Research and Environmental Systems and Community Initiatives.
Year
2016

This tool was built to assist hospitals and organizations seeking to better understand the needs and assets of their communities as well as collaborate to make measurable improvements in community health and well-being. Users can identify the most vulnerable populations in their community, run and indicator report, and create maps of key indicators.

Listed in the SNAP-Ed Evaluation Framework Interpretive Guide.

Used to measure:

  • Indicator ST5: Readiness and Need
  • Indicator MT5: Nutrition Supports
  • Indicator MT6: Physical Activity and Reduced Sedentary Behavior Supports.