Quality Improvement and Decision Support (QIDS)

The Division of QIDS:

  • Manages internal quality improvement activities, plans and processes
  • Develops and monitors the Community Health Assessment (CHA) and the Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) for Jefferson County, Alabama
  • Facilitates the CHA and CHIP improvement activities
  • Coordinates JCDH’s activities within the Health Action Partnership (HAP) of Jefferson County, Alabama
  • Supports Public Health decision making through data policy analysis and information dissemination
  • Provides basic statistics for the Annual Report

For more information please contact:

  • Policy, and Grants Division Director at: (205)933-9110


Links to Other Sources of Data

  • CHA
  • CHIP
  • HAP
  • Bold Goal Coalition
  • Community Commons
  • Jefferson County Collaborative for Health Equity
  • Reach
  • National Center for Health Statistics
  • Alabama Center for Health Statistics
  • FEDSTATS – Federal Link Site for Agencies Providing Statistics
  • U.S. Census Bureau
  • National Fetal and Infant Mortality Review Program