PHAB Special Feature:
Q&A With Judge Henry Bertram: ‘The whole atmosphere within our organization was changed because of accreditation’
Boards of health hold important roles in the national accreditation movement. In this Q&A, Judge Henry Bertram, chair of the Board of Health of the PHAB-accredited Three Rivers District Health Department in Owenton, Kentucky, discusses how the accreditation process improves accountability, credibility, staff performance, and morale. He also reflects on why boards of health must work diligently with their health officers and health department leadership. The full transcript of the interview is available here.