Ideas for Action


On September 22, 2020, Lee Health hosted an online meeting with 70 community stakeholders (representing a cross-section of community-based agencies and organizations) to evaluate, discuss and prioritize health issues for the community, based on findings of this Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA). This exercise yielded the following health topics prioritized for action:

  1. Mental Health
  2. Substance Abuse
  3. Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Weight
  4. Diabetes
  5. Heart Disease and Stroke
  6. Access to Health Care Services
  7. Infant Health and Family Planning
  8. Tobacco Use
  9. Cancer
  10. Injury
  11. Respiratory Disease
  12. Potentially Disabling Conditions
  13. Oral Health