Ideas for Action


After reviewing the Community Health Needs Assessment findings, the Barton Health Community Advisory Commitee (CAC) met on Friday, April 17, 2015, to evaluate and prioritize the top health needs for our community. This exercise yielded the following health topics prioritized for action:

  1. Mental Health & Mental Disorders

  2. Substance Abuse

  3. Access to Healthcare Services

  4. Heart Disease & Stroke

  5. Oral Health

  6. Infant Health

  7. Injury & Violence Prevention

  8. Nutrition, Physical Activity & Weight

  9. Cancer

  10. Tobacco Use

  11. Dementias, Including Alzheimer's Disease