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Community Health Assessment and Planning

2010 Community Health Assessment

Comprised of the 2009 Data Book and 2010 Health Priorities report, the 2010 Community Health Assessment details comprehensive health information about Sedgwick County residents and summaries priorities developed by community members to positively change access to health care, obesity and diabetes, mental health, oral health and health disparities.

Community Health Indicators

The community health indicators listed in this document are monitored and updated by the Sedgwick County Health Department. The indicators fall into four broad categories Community Context, Physical Environment, Health Behaviors, and Health Outcomes. The document provides data  for the most current year, specific to Sedgwick County as well as data for the state. It identifies trends,  health disparities, and links to the original source.


KS Health Matters

The Kansas Health Matters website brings together community health-related statistical data, local resources and a wealth of information into one accessible location. The intent is to give communities the tools they need to read and understand the public health indicators that affect the quality of our residentsí lives. The site was created by the Kansas Partnership for Improving Community Health which is supported by Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Kansas Health Foundation, KALHD, and KAMU.

Community Health Improvement Plan

This plan outlines the needs, strategies and measurements necessary to address the community health priorities.

2012 Data Book

Read the most recent comprehensive health information about Sedgwick County residents compiled for public view.

County Health Rankings

The County Health Rankings show that where we live matters to our health. The health of a community depends on many different factors - ranging from health behaviors, education and jobs, to quality of health care, to the environment. These are published annually by University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and support is provided by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

Kansas Health Institute

The Kansas Health Institute is an independent, nonprofit health policy and research organization that informs policymakers about important issues affecting the health of Kansans.  Their website contains up-to-date health related topics at a state-level governmental prospective.

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Mission: To assure quality public services that provide for the present and future well-being of the citizens of Sedgwick County.