Assessing local capacity for health intervention.

@article{Alfonso2008AssessingLC,
  title={Assessing local capacity for health intervention.},
  author={Moya L Alfonso and Jen Nickelson and David L Hogeboom and Jennifer C French and Carol A. Bryant and Robert J. McDermott and Julie A. Baldwin},
  journal={Evaluation and program planning},
  year={2008},
  volume={31 2},
  pages={145-59}
}
Because of their location within the practice realm, participatory, community-based public health coalitions offer many lessons about implementing and sustaining local interventions. This paper presents a case study of capacity assessment at the local level. Capacity evaluation methods are presented, with emphasis on the theoretical framework used to guide the evaluation. The capacity evaluation framework presented herein was theoretically based and designed to generate practical information to… CONTINUE READING