Ideas for Action


On September 27, 2018, Navicent Health convened a group of community stakeholders (representing a cross-section of community-based agencies and organizations) to evaluate, discuss and prioritize health issues for community, based on findings of this Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA). This exercise yielded the following health topics prioritized for action:

  1. Access to Healthcare Services

  2. Mental Health

  3. Diabetes

  4. Heart Disease & Stroke

  5. Substance Abuse

  6. Injury & Violence

  7. Nutrition, Physical Activity & Weight

  8. Infant Health

  9. Cancer

  10. Sexually Transmitted Diseases

  11. HIV/AIDS

  12. Respiratory Diseases

  13. Tobaccos Use

  14. Dementias, Including Alzheimer’s Disease

  15. Kidney Disease

  16. Potentially Disabling Conditions