City of Dubuque News Release

2019-2021 Community Health Needs Assessment and Health Improvement Plan Seeks Community Input


CONTACT:
Patrice Lambert
Executive Director
Dubuque County Health Department
563-557-7396
patrice.lambert@dubuquecounty.us
www.dubuquecounty.org

August 2, 2018 -- For Immediate Release

DUBUQUE, Iowa — The Community Health Needs Assessment and Health Improvement Plan (CHNA & HIP) Steering Committee invite community input through comments on the needs, goals and action steps for the draft plan.  The Steering Committee consists of representatives from:

  • Dubuque County Health Department-Patrice Lambert
  • City of Dubuque Health Services Department-Mary Rose Corrigan
  • City of Dubuque Planning Services- Travis Schrobilgen
  • Visiting Nurse Association-Stacey Killian
  • Crescent Community Health Center-Angela Petsche
  • UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital-Jon Wilkes
  • Mercy Medical Center-Joe Norris and Matt Daughenbaugh
Four tasks forces addressed the focus areas of:
  • Healthy Behaviors and Lifestyles
  • Disease Infection Control
  • Healthcare Access
  • Environmental Health
Approximately 53 individuals representing 21 organizations participated in identifying strengths, assets, needs, weaknesses, goals and action steps.  The Steering Committee now seeks input on the proposed 2019-2021 CHNA-HIP through comments. 
If you’d like to review the draft of the 2019-2021 Dubuque County Community Health Needs Assessment and Health Improvement Plan report, the link is available on various websites such as:

Please email any comments that you may have by Friday, August 10, 2018 to:
Patrice.lambert@dubuquecounty.us.

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