Health

 

 

 

United Way of Transylvania County Focuses on Health

 

 

United Way of Transylvania County supports programs and collaboratives that address measurable progress toward the following Health Focus Area goals:

GOAL 1:  ALL TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY RESIDENTS COMMIT TO A HEALTHY LIFESTYLE

  • Programs and incentives are in place to encourage individuals to take responsibility for their own health.
  • Information/education related to a healthy lifestyle is widely available and easily accessible.

GOAL 2:  ALL PATIENTS HAVE ACCESS TO APPROPRIATE HEALTH CARE

  • Cost is not a factor for individuals to seek appropriate health care.
  • Current health care gaps identified and filled with sustainable health care options.
  • An information network is in place to allow patients and providers to effectively coordinate health care.
  • A structure is in place to facilitate the provision of coordinated health care by providers.