COVID-19 ECE Collaborative Executive Summary, 2021/2022

This project utilized existing strategic partnerships and collaboration maintained and fostered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH) and Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) to strengthen coordination and communication around safe practices in ECE settings during the COVID-19 pandemic. More detailed information about Health in All Policies (HiAP) is outlined in NACCHO's Local Health Department Strategies for Implementing Health in All Policies fact sheet. Enhance Workforce Capacity Incorporate Health Into Decision-Making Processes Coordinate Funding and Investments Integrate Research, Evaluation, and Data Systems Implement Accountability Structures Synchronize Communications and Messaging STRATEGIES Develop and Structure Cross-Sector Relationships for Implementing Health in All Policies 7 HiAP is a change in the systems that determine how decisions are made and implemented by local, state, and federal governements to ensure policy decisions have neutral or beneficial impacts on health departments. NACCHO - Health in All Policies THE COLLABORATIVE IN ACTION Embodying the Strategies of Health in All Policies to Foster Collaboration EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 11