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Health impact assessment of a roundabout?
I've done health impact assessments on all types of proposals. The smallest was of a specific health facility. The biggest was of a population plan for several hundred thousand people.  This is the first time I've seen an HIA of a roundabout though . The pr...
I've done health impact assessments on all types of proposals. The smallest was of a specific health facility. The biggest was of a population plan for several hundred thousand people.  This is the first time I've seen an ...
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Minimum Elements and Practice Standards for Health Impact Assessment Version 3
From the SOPHIA HIA Practice Standards Working Group: The HIA Practice Standards Working Group is happy to report that Minimum Elements and Practice Standards for Health Impact Assessment, Version 3 has now been finalized and released. The group establish a...
From the SOPHIA HIA Practice Standards Working Group: The HIA Practice Standards Working Group is happy to report that Minimum Elements and Practice Standards for Health Impact Assessment, Version 3 has now been finalized an...
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The Impact and Effectiveness of Equity Focused Health Impact Assessment in Health Service Planning
This free ebook looks at the use of equity focused health impact assessment (EFHIA) on health service plans. It examines: What are the direct and indirect impacts of EFHIAs conducted on health sector plans? Does EFHIA improve the consideration of equity in ...
This free ebook looks at the use of equity focused health impact assessment (EFHIA) on health service plans. It examines: What are the direct and indirect impacts of EFHIAs conducted on health sector plans? Does EFHIA improv...
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The Lessons and Benefits of Health Equity Impact Assessment
Erika Espinoza, is the Knowledge Exchange Lead for the North Region of Ontario within CAMH's Provincial Systems Support Team. The interview was recorded as part of the Health Equity Impact Assessment (HEIA) Tool Community of Interest with funds from the Evi...
Erika Espinoza, is the Knowledge Exchange Lead for the North Region of Ontario within CAMH's Provincial Systems Support Team. The interview was recorded as part of the Health Equity Impact Assessment (HEIA) Tool Community of ...
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Brazilian guide to HIA
The first Brazilian guide to HIA has been released. From José Braz D. Padilha: The first publication in Brazil about the use of Health Impact Assessment (HIA) has been released.  The material was prepared by as part of technical advice for the Ministry of H...
The first Brazilian guide to HIA has been released. From José Braz D. Padilha: The first publication in Brazil about the use of Health Impact Assessment (HIA) has been released.  The material was prepared by as part of te...
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Would you do health impact assessments if you didn't have to?
Carrot and Stick by Bruce Thomson There's an interesting article by Elsa João and Anna McLauchlan in the latest issue of Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal . They asked 187 Scottish Strategic Environmental Impact Assessment (SEA) practitioners "if SEA ...
Carrot and Stick by Bruce Thomson There's an interesting article by Elsa João and Anna McLauchlan in the latest issue of Impact Assessment and Project Appraisal. They asked 187 Scottish Strategic Environmental Impact Assessme...
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An article I wrote on the impact of equity focused HIA on health service planning is now available
Health impact assessment has been identified internationally as a mechanism to ensure potential health impacts and health equity impacts of proposals are considered before implementation. This paper looks at the impact of three equity focused health impact assessments (EFHIAs) of health service plans on subsequent decision-making and implementation, and then utilises these findings to test and refine an existing conceptual framework for evaluatin...
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HIA of Treatment Instead of Prison
Great news in the latest Human Impact Partners ' email update: In 2012, HIP partnered with WISDOM, a statewide congregation-based network, to assess the public health impacts of  increasing funding for Wisconsin’s treatment and diversion programs  for non-v...
Great news in the latest Human Impact Partners' email update: In 2012, HIP partnered with WISDOM, a statewide congregation-based network, to assess the public health impacts of increasing funding for Wisconsin’s treatment an...
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From Katie Hirono on behalf of the US Society of Practitioners of Health Impact Assessment: The Society of Practitioners of Health Impact Assessment (SOPHIA) seeks recommendations for exemplary HIA reports for the 2014 list of outstanding HIA reports. The S...
From Katie Hirono on behalf of the US Society of Practitioners of Health Impact Assessment: The Society of Practitioners of Health Impact Assessment (SOPHIA) seeks recommendations for exemplary HIA reports for the 2014 list ...
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