The Office of Performance Improvement (OPI) is involved in providing the following services.

Program Evaluations & Assessments

OPI conducts program evaluations and assessment activities internally for Maricopa County Department of Public Health (MCDPH) programs that aim to enhance service delivery and program functioning. Evaluation support is also provided for task force group activities related to the Community Health Improvement Plan.

Evidence-Based Practice Promotion

OPI is responsible for promoting the use of evidence-based practices throughout MCDPH, and providing support to programs regarding implementing evidence-based practices.

Quality Improvement

OPI leads and provides technical support for quality improvement initiatives undertaken by MCDPH programs to improve services.

Workforce Development & Training

OPI assists with improving workforce development resources and trainings available to MCDPH staff.

Public Health Accreditation

OPI is tasked with leading and coordinating MCDPH's application for Public Health Accreditation.