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Report: Local Board of Health Guidance for Cross-Jurisdictional Sharing Arrangements in Kansas

By Sarah M. Hartsig, M.S. | July 21, 2017

Report: Local Board of Health Guidance for Cross-Jurisdictional Sharing Arrangements in Kansas

READ IT HERE: Local Board of Health Guidance for Cross-Jurisdictional Sharing Arrangements in Kansas

This document contains key concepts and considerations for local board of health members wishing to learn more about public health cross-jurisdictional sharing (CJS), a tool that can increase the effectiveness and efficiency of local health departments. It provides an overview of CJS and examines the role of the local board of health in the process of developing CJS arrangements.

The Kansas Health Institute (KHI) delivers objective information, conducts credible research, and supports civic dialogue enabling policy leaders to make informed health policy decisions that enhance their effectiveness as champions for a healthier Kansas. Established in 1995 with a multiyear grant from the Kansas Health Foundation, KHI is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization based in Topeka.