This presentation is part of a panel discussion entitled, “You’re Not Alone: Dialogue about Cross-Jurisdictional Sharing.” The discussion occurred during the National Association of County and City Health Officials annual meeting on July 12, 2012, in Los Angeles, CA. A county-level policymaker from Ohio who participated in the implementation of cross-jurisdictional sharing (CJS) of public health services in his county shares lessons learned from the CJS implementation process, discusses changes that occurred in public health services, outlines the overall impact of CJS implementation, and provides considerations for new frameworks for local public health in Ohio.
Available online (pdf): //phsharing.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/2012-PD24-Nixon-NACCHO-Youre-Not-Alone-July-2012.pdf
It is included in the CJS Resource Library under the categories listed below. Select a link to find other resources in that category.
- Background / History: Presents current status of sharing agreements in Ohio Local Health Departments
- Change Management: Discusses challenges and attitudes and perceptions of change efforts among key stakeholders
- Consolidation: Describes consolidation of local health departments in Ohio
- Fiscal and Service Issues: Presents cost savings of consolidation process
Nixon. G. (2012). You’re Not Alone: Dialogue about Cross-Jurisdictional Sharing [presentation slides]. Akron, OH: Summit County Public Health.