Case Study: Eastern Highlands Health District, Mansfield, Connecticut

This case study describes the formation of the Eastern Highlands Health District in Mansfield, Connecticut. Ten towns were involved. The case study provides how and why the agreement was formed, making the case for sharing services. It defines a shared services model, and discusses obstacles, benefits and key takeaways.

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  • Background / History: The document describes the entities involved in forming a health district and the impetus for sharing services.
  • Change Management: The document describes the process in forming the health district and how the case for sharing services was made.
  • Regionalization: The document describes the forming of a health district.

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