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What's Involved in Evaluating Health Outcome Data?

If people in the community are coming into contact with chemicals from the site under investigation in a way that could cause them to become ill, the public health assessment team might decide that a health outcome data evaluation could be useful in helping make decisions about follow-up health actions.

A health assessor may use the following steps in conducting a health outcome data evaluation.

Step 1 .

Identify and obtain relevant, existing health outcome data

Step 2.

Characterize the limitations of health outcome data

Step 3.

Evaluate health outcome data

Step 4.

Present results of the evaluation


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What should community members know about health outcome data?

 
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