What does this indicator measure?
This measure represents the population per one local health department staff member.
Why is this indicator important?
Local health departments are a key component of a strong public health infrastructure. A strong infrastructure provides the capacity to prepare for and respond to both acute (emergency) and chronic (ongoing) threats to communities health.
About the data
Goal: No goal has been developed
Access to Healthcare Services and Public Health Capacity
Indiana State Department of Health, Office of Public Health Performance Management.