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A Comprehensive Look at the Health of Hamilton County: The 2024 A Picture of Our Health Community Health Assessment Report

BySamantha Nguyen

Apr 3, 2024
Hamilton County Health Department Releases 2024 Health Assessment in Local News

The Hamilton County Health Department has released the 2024 A Picture of Our Health Community Health Assessment report. This report, published every 4-5 years, focuses on eight key factors that impact the overall health of residents in Hamilton County. These factors include access to health care and health care coverage, environmental health, chronic diseases, infectious diseases, mental health, injuries, substance abuse, and vulnerable populations.

The report offers a detailed description of the health status of Hamilton County residents. Moving forward, the Health Department and the Regional Health Council will collaborate to develop strategies aimed at improving the community’s health and well-being. They will also identify health priorities and engage the community in addressing these issues. The Health Department’s Epidemiology Department plans to release more informational materials on the topics covered in A Picture of Our Health. Additionally, a data dashboard will be created and published in the coming years to provide the community with accurate and timely local health information.

Dr. Dawn Ford, the Epidemiology Department Manager, highlights the importance of this 175-page assessment in identifying ways to reduce prevalence of diseases in our community. Dr Ford hopes that community members would make positive changes in their behaviors such as exercising more

By Samantha Nguyen

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