TABLE F–1 Summary of Site Visits

Site

Host Organization

Focus/Mission, Goals, and Objectives

Public Health Department Role

Community Role and Level of Involvement

Other Partners

Community Voices project, Baltimore, MD (July 31, 2001), Sandtown-Winchester community

Vision for Health

An unincorporated consortium of health care organizations, a health department, a community organization, a funder, and an academic institution

Health care access

Community health promotion

Basic community and individual needs

Integral, a primary partner

Moderate

Health care providers, academia, community organizations, media

Turning Point project, New Orleans, LA (August 27, 2001)

Healthy New Orleans

A coalition consisting of the health department, health care providers, and a range of community representatives

Public health system change

Community health improvement

Integral, a primary partner

High

County health department

Community Organizations

Community Voices project, Denver, CO (September 26, 2001)

Denver Health

An “integrated health delivery system” public–private health organization functioning both as a department of health and a major regional health care provider

Health care access

Community health promotion

Administratively integrated into organization’s functions and activities

Low to moderate

State and local government

Foundations

Local community college

Local and statewide coalitions



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