Wisconsin

Memo of Understanding between Northern Health Centers, Inc., and Marinette County Public Health

This memorandum of understanding (MOU) outlines the mutual goals, objectives and the scope of a shared dental project between Northern Health Centers, Inc., and Marinette County Public Health. It was developed by the Northwoods Shared Services Project in Wisconsin, a member of the Center’s Shared Services Learning Community.

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 action, when it should be completed, what potential barriers may be encountered, and who should be informed about the action. It was developed by the Northwoods Shared Services Project in Wisconsin, a […]

Sample Member Satisfaction Survey

This is a set of tools for checking in with a collaborative group, including a cover letter, a sample survey and a memorandum of results. This could be used during the monitoring and improving phase of a project to assess collaborative participant satisfaction. It was developed by the Northwoods Shared Services Project in Wisconsin, a […]

Iron County Reproductive Health Clinic Patient Satisfaction Survey

This satisfaction survey explores customer clinical experiences at a local health department, including wait time, ease of getting care, staff interaction, the payment process, perception of the facility, and confidentiality. This survey could be used to monitor and improve patient experiences. It was developed by the Northwoods Shared Services Project in Wisconsin, a member of […]

Northwoods Shared Services Toolkit

This comprehensive report documents public health sharing efforts in Wisconsin, including an explanation of what shared services are, why services are shared, barriers to sharing services, and examples of successful sharing arrangements. In addition, authors review each phase of the Center’s Roadmap to Develop Cross-Jurisdictional Sharing Initiatives.

Legal Completeness and Effectiveness in Cross-Jurisdictional Shared Service Agreements in Wisconsin

Shared service agreements are in widespread use in Wisconsin, especially in highly rural areas. Many people involved in shared service agreements view them as a way to enhance and expand capacity. While most key terms and provisions were found in most agreements reviewed, some important terms, such as regular review, update, and renewal procedures for […]