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Table 1 Six Factors of the Priority Populations Mandate (PPM) that Influence HE/SDOH Action in Ontario

From: Influence of revised public health standards on health equity action: a qualitative study in Ontario, Canada

  PPM Factors Influencing HE/SDOH Action in Ontario
OPHS Policy Attributes
Factor 1 Introducing new terminology
Factor 2 Allowing flexibility in implementation
Factor 3 Ensuring evidence-informed decision-making (EIDM)
Health Sector Context into which the PPM was introduced
Factor 4 Different understandings of health equity
Factor 5 Variability in existing partnerships
Implementation by Public Health Units (PHUs)
Factor 6 Requirement to address PPM