Southern Nevada Health District hosts Nevada County Health Rankings briefing

March 9, 2018

Media Advisory 

What:A briefing of the 2018 Nevada County Health Rankings. The County Health Rankings are released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute (UWPHI).
When:Wednesday, March 14, 2018
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Where:Southern Nevada Health District
Red Rock Conference Room
280 S. Decatur Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89107
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Why:The County Health Rankings measure the health of nearly all counties in the nation and rank them within states. The Rankings are compiled using county-level measures from a variety of national and state data sources and then standardized using scientifically-informed weights. The Rankings serve as a call to action byallowing communities to better understand the health issues in their communities and by mobilizing stakeholders to improve the health of their communities.
Who:Southern Nevada Health District staff and community partners will present a summary of the 2018 Nevada County Health Rankings


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