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For Local Health Departments

Local health departments work to improve the health of people and communities in North Carolina. Support resources that the division provides to health departments include generalized nursing consultation, administrative consultation, and accreditation.


Re-Accreditation Tools
Tool Description
Overall Timeline (PPT, 115 KB) High-level overview of the 4-year re-accreditation cycle for a NC Local Health Department (LHD).
General Meeting Minutes Template (DOC, 19 KB) To assist LHD's effectiveness and consistency in documenting General meetings minutes.
Board of Health Meeting Minutes Template (DOC, 55 KB) To aid LHD's in documenting Board of Health meeting minutes reflective of Robert’s Rules of Order Newly Revised (RONR).
Board of Health Annual Accreditation Schedule (DOC, 15 KB) Overall 4 year plan broken down annually that lists monthly accreditation activities to assist LHD’s plan and execute requirements. Requirements may vary per agency; examples are not all inclusive.
Personnel Annual Checklist (DOC, 55 KB) To help support LHD's in conducting and documenting employee performance evaluations/appraisals, and maintaining personnel files in accordance with NC Public Health Accreditation standards.
Agency Required Annual Trainings Checklist (DOC, 16 KB) Annual list of training sessions by month to assist LHD’s meet training requirements. Required trainings may vary per agency; examples are not all inclusive.
Re-Accreditation Category and Assignment Tracking Tool (CATT) (XLS, 1 MB) To facilitate the assignment and tracking of re-accreditation benchmark activity evidence collection throughout the 4 year cycle.

Aid to Counties


Dispensing of Drugs by Public Health Nurses

New materials are being developed and will be posted here as soon as they are available. No training is available at this time.

Documentation and Coding

Finance 101 Workshops

Contact your Administrative Consultant:

Kathleen Brooks: 336-212-1678
Dianne Edwards: 828-678-9392
Ann Moore: 252-671-1529
Judy Simmons: 336-625-4963
Sandy Tedder: 910-633-9586


Practice Management

Problem Oriented Health Record (POHR)

Records Retention

Statistical Analysis Support

Tobacco Cessation