These are emerging and contemporary issues in various program evaluations. It is important to highlight that evaluation is the process that involves the careful selection, identification, grading and the implementation of the…
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The impacts of this program evaluation are quite diverse. They include the putting into use several means and mechanisms to be used in evaluation, accepted codes of conduct and also escalating engagement of the various persons in the evaluation process. Technological advancements are quite significant and are employed in the various military forces (Joseph 2010).
The image above shows how program evaluation has been used in fostering security. It is important to highlight that there have been lots of improvements associated with the program. This is in reference to the advancements in the levels of technology. Evaluation is quite important to in many perspectives. This kind of development is therefore quite beneficial in boosting the security status. One of the reasons that make it important is that it helps in making the society better and also aids in the developing of the organizational set up and knowledge. Evaluation is consequently in the political view for the managers and other affluent in the society in making various decisions that influence their political function. It is important to note that for proper running of the programs, there must be wise decisions that are made by the policy formulators and the various persons developing programs (Donna
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After assessing the needs of the community, it will be easy to handle them by being given first priority. First priority is one of the objectives, which should be implemented after assessing the needs of the community (Rogers, 1999, p. 88). For example to curb the problem of obesity and diabetes, community gardening should be given the first priority, as it is the immediate solution to the problem.
The escalating costs and scarce resources for health programs prompted healthcare providers to abandon traditional “fee-for-service” medical service and to contract with a variety of “managed care” organizations, which has contributed to the rapid growth of health program evaluation during the past three decades. (Grembowski, 2001, p.5).
If the political and bureaucratic leadership in a system is exposed to random accountability checks, their will be left little scope for the mismanagement and wastage of state funds allocated for health and social programs. "Accountability has been defined as an obligation to answer for a responsibility that has been conferred (Thompson, 2003, p.1)." Thus a mandatory requirement for accountability in a system puts the managers and officials in charge of state funded health and social programs to be answerable for the actions and decisions taken by them while dispensing their duties and responsibilities in the realm of public service.
And finally, Outcomes-Based Evaluation takes a more encompassing look at a program and its activities to bring about the desired outcomes in the participants (McNamara).
For the teens and adults counseling program of the community health center, an Outcomes-Based Evaluation would be most appropriate.
ol will be related to the identification of the person who is going to provide the information, about the efficacy of monitoring plans adopted by the government for controlling HIV/AIDS, recommendations of suitable strategies that can be adopted to control HIV/AIDS and economic
The program is having an issue aiming at population at high degree of vulnerability to risk of diabetes. In addition, there is a concern that subsequent to screening procedure individuals are not committed to doing anything to avert diabetes.
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ons among program components: that is, how program activities will lead to the accomplishment of objectives, and how accomplishing objectives will lead to the fulfillment of goals. In addition, logic models used for evaluation include the measures that will be used to determine