Region G Collaborative (MO)
Partner LHDs: Carter County Health Center, Douglas County Health Department, Howell County Health Department, Oregon County Health Department, Ozark County Health Department, Reynolds County Health Center, Shannon County Health Center, Texas County Health Department, and Wright County Health Department
Combined Full-Time Equivalents (FTEs): 242
Combined Population Served: 135,669
Project Overview: The Region G Collaborative consists of Carter, Douglas, Howell, Oregon, Ozark, Reynolds, Shannon, Texas, and Wright County Health Departments, which covers 7,462 square miles and serves a combined population of 135,669 in South-Central Missouri. The collaborative engaged in strategic planning efforts to implement a community health improvement plan throughout the region based on community health assessments conducted by the county health departments.