155 - Using Health Data to Power Results

Tuesday, September 26
4:10 PM–5:25 PM

Location: Room RO9

Days: Tuesday, 26 September
Track: Health & Wellness
Session Type: Education Session
NRPA Three Pillars: Health & Wellness

Increasingly, we are being asked to justify our budgets while increasing our responsibilities, which now include being a community health provider. In the mighty age of data, using health data can be a powerful tool to fuel your funding requests, report program results, and demonstrate how your facilities and programs play a vital role in the health of the community. In this session, you will be introduced to how and where to mine data sources to leverage support of your programs.

CEU Credits: 0.1

Learning Outcomes:
Participants will be able to identify new funding and justification strategies for recreation programs.
Participants will be able to access and identify multiple local demographic and health datasets.
Participants will be able to utilize datasets to help design better programs, select evidence-based programs, seek new funding sources, and better report program results.