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Count on Essentia Health to get to know your hometown—and work toward making it an even better and healthier place to live. We routinely conduct community health needs assessments (CHNAs) to better understand the needs of the populations we serve.
A CHNA identifies and measures the health needs of people in your community. It creates a detailed, comprehensive picture of your area based on:
This information helps health care organizations and others in your area decide how we can best help improve the health of your community.
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An implementation plan is created for each community we serve based on the CHNA. The plan includes goals, strategies, and actions to improve the health of your community. It focuses on areas of need identified by the CHNA.
See the Community Health Needs Assessment and Implementation Plan for your community.
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