Environmental Assessment Instrument (EAI)

Constructs Measured

Implementation Outcomes N/A
Implementation Determinants Organizational Culture and Climate
Policy Implementation Climate
Readiness to Implement
Communication of Policy
Non-training Resources
Policy Awareness and Knowledge
Structure of Organization
Policy Actors
Actor Relationships and Networks
Visibility of Policy Role and Policy Actors
Actor Context

Policy Application

Setting Community
Topic Other
Oral Health

Basic Information

The EAI is a 133-item tool designed to help public health professionals analyze and then engage the environment in which programs operate.

Transferability of measure across settings: Partially transferable (77 of 133 items transferable)

Citing Literature

Empirical use: Lavinghouze SR, Price AW, Parsons B. The Environmental Assessment Instrument: harnessing the environment for programmatic success. Francisco VT, Butterfoss FD, eds. Health Promotion Practice. 2009;10(2):176-185. doi:10.1177/1524839908330811

Policy Application in Reviewed Studies

Setting: Community

Topic: Other: Oral health

Country: United States

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