Resources & Tools

Factors that Contribute to a Successful Sharing Arrangement

Public health departments face limited budgets and personnel resources, challenging their ability to protect the health of the communities they serve. Resource-sharing is beneficial for health departments that believe by working with partners – pooling resources, sharing staff, expertise, funds and programs – across their organizational boundaries – they can accomplish more than they could […]

Sample Agreements

The Center’s Spectrum of Cross-Jurisdictional Sharing Arrangements identifies four main types of CJS arrangements. Generally, moving from left to right along the Spectrum, as the level of service integration increases, the level of jurisdictional autonomy decreases, and implementation becomes more complex, as can governance. The governance model, financial structure and decision-making process can be different […]