Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP)

Mental health was selected as the top health priority in Buffalo County for the community health improvement plan (CHIP) for 2021-2025. The community came to this decision through data collection, household surveys, and community meetings.
Buffalo County CHIP 21-25


In 2021, a community health needs assessment (CHA) was completed to identify health concerns and potential priority areas for the 2021-2025 community health improvement plan (CHIP).


Full CHA


In October 2021 a data presentation was held to share the findings of the Compass Now 2021 Community Needs Assessment. After the presentation, attendees developed a list of top community needs and resources to address the needs. 

2021 Data Presentation