Assessing and Improving Community Health in Wisconsin

Flambeau Hospital

Ministry Health Care
98 SHERRY AVE, P0 BOX 310
PARK FALLS, WI 54552
Price County
Hospital Website
Community Health Needs Assessment
Community Health Implementation Plan

Implementation Approaches

-Strategy: Parents who host, lose the most

  • The AODA/Mental Health Coalition will conduct a communication campaign to increase awareness among community members, especially parents and youth, of underage drinking and its consequences using the Parents Who Host materials. This will include: Direct mail letter to parents of graduating students and prom age students, Educate student groups, Yard signs and media

-Strategy: Community awareness of local providers

  • The AODA/Mental Health Coalition will update and distribute brochures of providers and agency contacts working with mental health/AODA in our county

-Strategy: Strong Women Program (Does include men)

  • The Health and Wellness Coalition will offer this program to all to increase muscle mass and strength through this weight training program.


-Strategy: 5210 Program

  • To encourage healthy eating and active lifestyles, the Health and Wellness Coalition will present the 5210 program to of each of the following: two daycare facilities, two elementary schools, two community businesses, and two agencies/programs with a focus on the senior population (e.g., senior dining groups).

-Strategy: Reduce use and misuse of prescription drugs

  • The AODA/Mental Health Coalition will conduct Good Drugs Gone Bad presentations in all three Price County communities and look at offering 6 more presentations sessions: two presentations in Park Falls, Prentice and Phillips.

-Strategy: Community awareness of local providers

  • The AODA/Mental Health Coalition will update and distribute brochures of providers and agency contacts working with mental health/AODA in our county

-Strategy: Dementia-Friendly Business

  • We will work with the Adult Resource Center to educate and train businesses how to approach and work with aging and dementia customers

-Strategy: Community awareness of local providers

  • The AODA/Mental Health Coalition will update and distribute brochures of providers and agency contacts working with mental health/AODA in our county