Community Health Needs Assessment Results

Conducted through community surveys and focus groups, the assessment evaluates the overall health status of Lucas County and identifies the community’s most pressing health-related needs. For this assessment, more than 140 reports were analyzed.

The results of the assessment highlighted five areas of concern by respondents: high blood pressure, high cholesterol, weight problems, arthritis, and heart problems. This information will be used to develop a community health plan and local health care improvement strategies for Lucas County.