THE COMPETENCY MODEL OF PUBLIC HEALTH PRACTITIONERS: THAILAND
Keywords: competency, competency model, community health practitioners
AbstractThis research aimed to study a competency model of community health practitioners: Thailand. The research was a mixed methodology. The research was determined in 2 phases, population were public health professional in all 4 regions of Thailand and the sample were 2,200 peoples and 76 experts. Result of this research founded the competency model of public health professional had 3 groups, 40 competencies: 1) Core Competency, 5 competencies, 2) Functional Competency (divided into Common Competency 13 competencies and Specific Competency 13 competencies) 3) Managerial Competency 9 competencies.