Wisconsin: Northwoods Shared Services Project

This grantee was part of the Center’s Shared Services Learning Community.

Wisconsin: Northwoods Shared Services Project
Seventeen health departments and one tribal health department agreed to explore CJS opportunities in an effort to improve effectiveness, efficiency, capacity and performance as defined by the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) standards and measures.
The Center published the following grant reports about this site:

  • Summary report: This report was published in 2015 and provides a summary of the site’s activities during the time it was a demonstration site for the Center.
  • Site visit report: The Center visited the site in May 2014. This report documents the activities from the site visit as well as some of the Center’s observations.
  • Project Description: The site produced this report to describe its work.


Learn more about CJS in Wisconsin

To learn more about the public health system and cross-jurisdictional sharing in Wisconsin, and to find examples of other CJS arrangements there, visit the Center’s state page about Wisconsin.

Policies, Procedures, Tools and Reports Produced by this Grantee

Activity Log

This activity log can be used to explore the different roles and activities of collaborative team members and to summarize their activities into a... read more ›

Fiscal Lead Tool

This tool helps interested parties explore whether one agency in a shared services agreement should take the role as fiscal agent or fiscal lead. It... read more ›

Logic Model Example

This document contains a logic model of the Northwoods project that can be used to explore expected inputs and outcomes of the project and how the... read more ›

Template Action Plan

This action plan template adapted from the community toolbox lists the steps required to achieve an outcome along with who should complete the... read more ›