Ideas for Action


After reviewing the Community Health Needs Assessment findings, Little Company of Mary Hospital convened internal and external stakeholders to evaluate and prioritize the top health needs for our community. This exercise yielded the following health topics prioritized for action:

  1. Heart Disease & Stroke

  2. Cancer

  3. Diabetes

  4. Nutrition, Physical Activity & Weight

  5. Mental Health

  6. Injury & Violence

  7. Substance Abuse

  8. Access to Healthcare Services

  9. Respiratory Diseases

  10. Chronic Kidney Disease

  11. Infant Health & Family Planning

  12. Sexually Transmitted Diseases & HIV/AIDS