Working together to create a caring community where all people can live a healthier life.
A Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) is an action-oriented plan that identifies goals, strategies, activities and resources to address key health issues identified by the Community Health Needs Assessment findings. In collaboration with community partners, this plan is used by Lane County Public Health, United Way, PeaceHealth, and Trillium to focus efforts and resources on the most important issues to achieve the greatest impact on health.
2016 -2019 Community Health Improvement Plan
The 2016-2019 Community Health Improvement Plan will focus on addressing two issues and will be released in Summer 2016:
Even though there has been decades of progress made in certain areas, these are complex challenges that impact our community far beyond health care. There are education and economic implications for poor health and addressing these issues successfully requires resources, effort, innovations and most importantly, participation from everyone.
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2013 -2016 Community Health Improvement Plan
Lane County’s 2013-2016 Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP), based off the findings from the 2012 Community Health Assessment, is a framework for developing and implementing short and long term strategies to focus the attention and work of policy makers, nonprofits, business leaders and community members over three years.
- Advance and Improve Health Equity
- Improve Access to Health Care
- Prevent and Reduce Tobacco Use
- Slow the Increase of Obesity
- Prevent and Reduce Substance Abuse and Mental Illness