The Evaluation Workgroup was tasked with evaluating collaborations among the three health districts in Portage County, and with providing recommendations to local health officials on ways to improve those collaborative relationships. This process resulted in the chart of collaborations that are presented within the report.
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- Monitoring and Improving: The Evaluation Workgroup inventoried existing collaborations among the Portage County Health Departments (Portage County, Kent, and Ravenna), assessed their implementation, and devised means by which collaborative efforts among departments in the county could be improved.
- Research and Evaluation: An inventory of public health department services served as the foundation for an evaluation of the degree to which public health services were being provided collaboratively and for recommendations made to public health officials in Portage County.