Tools & Timelines

Accreditation Tools:

The Michigan Local Public Health Accreditation Tool provides guidance to local health departments throughout all phases of the Accreditation process. The tool includes three sections: an Introduction and Overview of the the Program; a Users’ Guide which outlines, explains, and clarifies all relevant policy, procedure, and process related to the Program; and a Minimum Program Requirement Indicator Guide intended to provide detailed information on how to successfully meet programmatic indicators.

2018/2019 Tool (Word and PDF)

Please note: Accreditation Tools from previous years can be accessed by contacting


On-Site Review All Cycle Spreadsheet

Cycle 7 On-Site Review Schedule

Cycle Seven Schedule/Corrective Plan of Action Timeline

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