Community Health Strategy

In 2016, Northern Light Health member organizations responded to local community health needs by developing a three year Community Health Strategy, with input from community stakeholders.

These reports are provided below for public access and comment.

We welcome your comments on our Community Health Strategies. To provide us with written online feedback, please send us your thoughts.
 
Northern Light Acadia Hospital
       
 FY17 Progress Report to Our Community 
        FY18 Progress Report to Our Community 
Northern Light AR Gould Hospital
        
FY17 Progress Report to Our Community
        FY18 Progress Report to Our Community
Northern Light Beacon Health
       
FY17 Progress Report to Our Community 
       FY18 Progress Report to Our Community 
Northern Light Blue Hill Hospital
        FY17 Progress Report to Our Community
        FY18 Progress Report to Our Community
Northern Light CA Dean Hospital
       
 FY17 Progress Report to Our Community
        FY18 Progress Report to Our Community
Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center
        
FY17 Progress Report to Our Community
        FY18 Progress Report to Our Community
Northern Light Home Care and Hospice
      
 FY17 Progress Report to Our Community
       FY18 Progress Report to Our Community
Northern Light Inland Hospital
       
 FY17 Progress Report to Our Community
        FY18 Progress Report to Our Community
Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital
        
FY17 Progress Report to Our Community
        FY18 Progress Report to Our Community
Northern Light Mercy Hospital
        
FY17 Progress Report to Our Community
        FY18 Progress Report to Our Community
Northern Light Sebasticook Valley Hospital
      
  FY17 Progress Report to Our Community
        FY18 Progress Report to Our Community


We welcome your comments on the 2016 Shared Community Health Needs Assessment. To provide us with written online feedback, please send us your thoughts.

* A paper copy of the Community Health Strategy may be obtained by contacting communitybenefits@northernlight.org.
 
Thank you for your interest in the 2016 Shared Community Health Needs Assessment (Shared CHNA). Northern Light Health has enjoyed a long history of working in partnership with healthcare, public health, and community partners to identify issues and opportunities for collaborative community health improvement.
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The 2016 Shared CHNA present research findings by county, urban area, and the state. This research was sponsored by a statewide public-private partnership including Northern Light Health, Central Maine Healthcare, MaineGeneral Health, MaineHealth, and Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
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These reports provide an in-depth look at population health status, risk factors, barriers to care, demographics, and social factors affecting Maine communities. They also include qualitative responses from a broad sample of stakeholders representing every county in Maine. Together, this data provides unique perspectives on the collective health of Maine people.
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In addition to informing service delivery by individual healthcare, public health, and community partners, we look forward to engaging in community conversations across the state to consider how best to partner and align efforts to address our most pressing needs and community health improvement priorities.
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If you have questions regarding the Shared CHNA, please contact Doug Michael, chief community health and grants officer, at dmichael@northernlight.org