Assessment and Planning

Conduct assessments and planning activities to support strategic and operational activities  

Examples of Activities

  • Develop strategic and operational plans to support business development, operational activities, and programmatic goals and objectives
  • Assess operational strengths and areas for improvement
  • Convene internal and external stakeholders together to support plan development
  • Conduct training sessions and workshops to support plan implementation
  • Provide project management services to support plan development, document creation, report writing, and implementation

Recent Projects

  • Assessment Activities
    • Conducted comprehensive gap analysis of HRSA bioterrorism requirements for 92.3% of participating hospitals in Texas (total sample size of 568) to assess preparedness activities
    • Conducted a comprehensive assessment of Hepatitis B first birth dose immunization practices in Texas that led to a CDC-sponsored NQF metric for first birth dose immunization of the hepatitis B vaccine
  • Strategic Planning
    • Developed the five year strategic plan for TB Prevention and Control for the Texas Department of State Health Services
    • Developed the five year strategic and operational plan for statewide immunization for the Texas Department of State Health Services
    • Developed the two year strategic plan for the Governor’s EMS and Trauma Advisory Committee
  • Health-related assessment and planning project management activities
    • Developed, managed, supported stakeholder engagement, and provided facilitation services for the DSHS Texas Healthy Babies project to address infant mortality and morbidity in Texas
    • Developed, facilitated, and developed processes to manage the Governor’s appointed Texas Institute of Health Care Quality and Efficiency