Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 26 items

  • Keywords: HIA x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Making health impact assessment happen

John Kemm

in Health Impact Assessment: Past Achievement, Current Understanding, and Future Progress

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656011
eISBN:
9780191748028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656011.003.0011
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

There are many situations where HIA would be useful but is not used. At the moment there is no readily available pool of trained manpower to do HIA. The skills needed for HIA are not exclusively ... More


Planning an HIA

John Kemm, Jayne Parry, and Stephen Palmer

in Health Impact Assessment

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198526292
eISBN:
9780191723889
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198526292.003.0009
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the planning of a health impact assessment (HIA). Topics covered include models of HIA, stages in HIA, factors to consider when choosing outcomes to examine in an HIA, ... More


Health Impact Assessment: Past Achievement, Current Understanding, and Future Progress

John Kemm (ed.)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656011
eISBN:
9780191748028
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656011.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Health Impact Assessment (HIA) is a process which helps decision making by predicting the consequences for health of choosing different options in terms of policies, plans, and projects. There is ... More


Health impact assessment in Denmark

Marie Louise Bistrup and Henrik Brønnum-Hansen

in Health Impact Assessment: Past Achievement, Current Understanding, and Future Progress

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656011
eISBN:
9780191748028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656011.003.0018
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Chapter 18 describes the development of health impact assessment (HIA) in Denmark at the local, regional and national levels. The Danish Healthy Cities Network plays an important role in the ... More


Health Impact Assessment

John Kemm, Jayne Parry, and Stephen Palmer (eds)

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198526292
eISBN:
9780191723889
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198526292.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Health effects are often overlooked when planning development projects ranging from new runways at major airport sites to developing water supply systems to improve sanitation. Health Impact ... More


Health Impact Assessment: Toward Globalization as If Human Rights Mattered

Eileen O’Keefe and Alex Scott-Samuel

in Globalization and Health

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195172997
eISBN:
9780199865659
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195172997.003.0012
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Health impact assessment (HIA) is a set of tools, methods, and processes for policy making. It does this by examining potential consequences for health of policy options. This chapter explores HIA as ... More


The development of HIA

John Kemm, Jayne Parry, and Stephen Palmer

in Health Impact Assessment

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198526292
eISBN:
9780191723889
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198526292.003.0002
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter traces the development of health impact assessment (HIA) for ten years up to 2003. Topics covered include early origins of HIA, the development of methods for HIA, the development of the ... More


Rapid appraisal techniques

John Kemm, Jayne Parry, and Stephen Palmer

in Health Impact Assessment

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198526292
eISBN:
9780191723889
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198526292.003.0011
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter focuses on appraisal using rapid appraisal techniques. There are two types of rapid appraisal techniques: participatory, in which as many as possible of the stakeholders for an health ... More


Community development: the role of HIA

John Kemm, Jayne Parry, and Stephen Palmer

in Health Impact Assessment

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198526292
eISBN:
9780191723889
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198526292.003.0013
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

Health impact assessment (HIA) for the purpose of community development is not a new idea. For instance, many communities in the Healthy Cities movement have used HIAs to examine how local ... More


HIA and national policy in the Netherlands

John Kemm, Jayne Parry, and Stephen Palmer

in Health Impact Assessment

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198526292
eISBN:
9780191723889
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198526292.003.0016
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter begins with a discussion of the development of health impact assessment (HIA) in the Netherlands. It then considers the building of HIA into the political process, timing of the HIA, HIA ... More


The experience of HIA in Wales

John Kemm, Jayne Parry, and Stephen Palmer

in Health Impact Assessment

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198526292
eISBN:
9780191723889
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198526292.003.0018
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

The development of health impact assessment (HIA) in Wales has taken place within a context of significant constitutional change and a new approach to policy making. This has provided opportunities ... More


Devolution, evolution, and expectation: health impact assessment in Wales

Eva Elliott, Gareth Williams, Chloe Chadderton, and Liz Green

in Health Impact Assessment: Past Achievement, Current Understanding, and Future Progress

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656011
eISBN:
9780191748028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656011.003.0012
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter describes the Wales Health Impact Assessment Support Unit (WHIASU) and the evolution of HIA in the context of Wales as a devolved nation with its particular approach to public health. ... More


Health impact assessment in Scotland

Margaret Douglas and Martin Higgins

in Health Impact Assessment: Past Achievement, Current Understanding, and Future Progress

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656011
eISBN:
9780191748028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656011.003.0013
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

In 2002, HIA in Scotland was described as ‘still on the runway’. This chapter describes how since then it has slowly taken off but also describes why there have been problems developing HIA activity. ... More


Development of health impact assessment in the Netherlands

Lea den Broeder and Brigit Staatsen

in Health Impact Assessment: Past Achievement, Current Understanding, and Future Progress

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656011
eISBN:
9780191748028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656011.003.0015
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the development of health impact assessment (HIA) in The Netherlands. HIA in The Netherlands began in the early 1990s and developed along two different lines: one shaped by the ... More


Origins and outline of health impact assessment

John Kemm

in Health Impact Assessment: Past Achievement, Current Understanding, and Future Progress

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656011
eISBN:
9780191748028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656011.003.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter begins with a brief history of HIA. It then considers different definitions of HIA and how it relates to other activities such as evaluation, monitoring and community development. It ... More


Screening and scoping

John Kemm

in Health Impact Assessment: Past Achievement, Current Understanding, and Future Progress

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656011
eISBN:
9780191748028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656011.003.0002
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter describes the first two steps in HIA. It considers how to decide whether an HIA should be done for any proposal (screening). The discussion of scoping considers how to map stakeholders ... More


Evaluation and quality assurance of health impact assessment

John Kemm

in Health Impact Assessment: Past Achievement, Current Understanding, and Future Progress

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656011
eISBN:
9780191748028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656011.003.0007
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter first distinguishes evaluation of a decision from evaluation of the HIA which informed it. It then discusses the meaning of effectiveness pointing out that there are ways other than ... More


Health impact assessment in Spain

Elena Aldasoro, Carlos Artundo, and Ana Rivadeneyra

in Health Impact Assessment: Past Achievement, Current Understanding, and Future Progress

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656011
eISBN:
9780191748028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656011.003.0016
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the development of health impact assessment (HIA) in Spain. The Spanish state is currently made up of a central administration and seventeen highly decentralized regions or ... More


Health impact assessment in Germany

Rainer Fehr and Odile Mekel

in Health Impact Assessment: Past Achievement, Current Understanding, and Future Progress

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656011
eISBN:
9780191748028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656011.003.0017
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

The potential of HIA for health promotion and protection was recognized early in Germany. Case studies of HIA projects were conducted and some infrastructure was developed. Contributions from Germany ... More


Health impact assessment in Italy

Fabrizio Bianchi and Liliana Cori

in Health Impact Assessment: Past Achievement, Current Understanding, and Future Progress

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199656011
eISBN:
9780191748028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199656011.003.0021
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter discusses the development of health impact assessment (HIA) in Italy. HIA is not obligatory at the national or regional level, except in limited situations. The Italian National Health ... More


View: