Case Study: The West Central Public Health Partnership

Resource Summary

This case study is part of the Partnerships for Health initiative, an initiative designed to help improve the coordination of health services at the community level. Partnerships were among hospitals, local health departments, community-based organizations, government agencies and community members. Each partnership identified a Healthy People 2010 focus area important to its community. Grants were awarded to assist partnerships in building, strengthening and sustaining the infrastructure of Colorado communities by proactively addressing public health issues.