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Yates County Public Health partners with providers, community organizations, county residents and the New York State Department of Health to prevent injury and illness, and to promote health in Yates County.

New York State's Health Improvement Plan

New York State Department of Health Prevention Agenda 2013 to 2017

  • Prevention of chronic disease
  • Promotion of healthy and safe environments
  • Promotion of healthy women, infants, and children
  • Promotion of mental health and prevention of substance abuse
  • Prevention of HIV, sexually transmitted disease, vaccine-preventable diseases, and healthcare associated infections

Learn more at the New York State Department of Health.

2016 Community Health Assessment & Community Health Improvement Plan

In Collaboration with Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital and other community partners, Yates County Public Health has completed the 2016 Community Health Assessment & Health Improvement Plan. The comprehensive assessment was used for partners to identify key health priorities to be addressed in the Community Health Improvement Plan over the 2016-2018 time frame. The priorities identified are:

  • Prevention of Chronic Disease
  • Promotion of Mental Health and Prevention of Substance Abuse