Health Focus

Health Focus:

all residents strive for good 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

G) Programs and incentives are in place to encourage individuals to take responsibility for their own health.

H) Information/education related to a healthy lifestyle is widely available and easily accessible.

GOAL 2:  ALL PATIENTS HAVE ACCESS TO APPROPRIATE HEALTH CARE

I) Cost is not a factor for individuals to seek appropriate health care.

J) Current health care gaps identified and filled with sustainable health care options.

K) An information network is in place to allow patients and providers to effectively coordinate health care.

L) A structure is in place to facilitate the provision of coordinated health care by providers.