Public health system consultants
Public health system consultants, members of the MDH Center for Public Health Practice, offer consultation and technical assistance in a defined geographic area for the purpose of promoting and maintaining a strong public health infrastructure. This is accomplished through supportive relationships with local public health, communication, problem solving, training, program development and advocacy.
System consultants provide these services to: public health directors, tribal health directors, community health administrators, public health nurses, public health supervisors, school nurses, governing boards, regional public health groups, other MDH staff, special topic workgroups, nursing school faculty, staff from other state agencies.
Who is my public health system consultant? Find your system consultant by county, city, tribe, or community health board.
PHN Orientation and Resource Guide: This guide identifies a number of subject/topic areas that are critical for public health nurses to have a basic understanding of and includes a compendium of related resources.
Public Health Leader Orientation and Resource Guide: This guide identifies a number of subject/topic areas that are critical for public health leaders to have a basic understanding of and includes a compendium of related resources.
Public health nursing tools and resources (discussion topics): MDH public health system consultants engage public health nurses around Minnesota in discussions about PHN practice issues, in order to develop practice tools and resources.
Public health interventions: Applications for nursing practice ("wheel manual"): Read, download, or order copies of what's commonly called the "wheel manual."
Need technical assistance? The MDH Center for Public Health Practice can help!