Practices that show potential to achieve desirable public health outcomes in a specific real-life setting and produce early results that are consistent with the objectives of the activities and thus indicate effectiveness.

Santa Clara Develops Infrastructure to Address Racial and Health Equity

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Organizational Change/ Development
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Outside U.S.

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The case study outlines how the Santa Clara County Public Health Department reorganized the department to prioritize racial and health equity work. The reorganization focused on hiring dedicated staff, creating work groups, implementing trainings, and engaging community partners. The study highlights specific tools and frameworks used.

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Advancing Racial Equity, Improve Data Infrastructure, Improve Organizational Infrastructure

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