Strategic Plan

Policy

Category: Board of Health
Subject: Strategic Plan
Division: N/A
Policy Number: CA.45.01.100
Effective Date: October 5, 2016

POLICY STATEMENT

The Board of Health (BOH) for Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health (WDGPH) shall ensure the development, implementation and monitoring of a strategic plan for the Agency which:

Articulates the vision, mandate, mission and values of WDGPH;
Identifies strategic priorities, goals and objectives;
Addresses local contexts and reflects the needs of the community;
Integrates BOH, staff and community partner input;
Links to and informs organizational and operational planning;
Is regularly reviewed (at least annually) and revised, as appropriate; and
Is communicated to the BOH, staff and community partners.   

The strategic plan will be developed for a specific time frame, no less than five years. Development, implementation and monitoring of the strategic plan will be the responsibility of the Medical Officer 

SCOPE

This policy applies all members of the BOH.

REFERENCES AND RELATED FORMS, POLICIES AND PROCEDURES

Corresponding Procedure:  N/A
CA.45.01.302 Compliance Monitoring and Improvement

CONTACT FOR INQUIRIES

Office of the Medical Officer of Health/CEO

APPROVED BY

Chair of the Board of Health