This document presents a case scenario of several local health departments from fictional Kansas counties that are considering a cross-jurisdictional sharing (CJS) arrangement to enhance communications, which is one of the Foundational Capabilities within the Foundational Public Health Services model.
This resource is intended for health department administrators considering a CJS arrangement, their staff members and boards of health; however, it may be utilized by anyone wishing to learn more about the development of CJS arrangements.
The Kansas Health Institute supports effective policymaking through nonpartisan research, education and engagement. KHI believes evidence-based information, objective analysis and civil dialogue enable policy leaders to be 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.