A rapid equity focused health impact assessment of a policy implementation plan: An Australian case study and impact evaluation

@inproceedings{HarrisRoxas2011ARE,
  title={A rapid equity focused health impact assessment of a policy implementation plan: An Australian case study and impact evaluation},
  author={Ben F Harris-Roxas and Patrick John Harris and Elizabeth Harris and Lynn Kemp},
  booktitle={International journal for equity in health},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND Equity focused health impact assessments (EFHIAs), or health equity impact assessments, are being increasingly promoted internationally as a mechanism for enhancing the consideration of health equity in the development of policies, programs and projects. Despite this there are relatively few examples of examples of completed EFHIAs available. This paper presents a case study of a rapid EFHIA that was conducted in Australia on a health promotion policy implementation plan. It briefly… CONTINUE READING