County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, A Healthier Nation, County by County

The County Health Rankings models and measures

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The County Health Rankings model of population health

What can I do?

Action Center

Explore guides and tools for improving health.

What Works for Health

Explore programs and policies that work!

What can I learn from others?


Key findings from the last four years of County Health Rankings and other national reports.

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Project updates, commentaries, events and news about health across the nation from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps team.

Policies & Programs, filtered by "Community Members" and "Quality of Care"

Policies and programs that can improve health

4 results

Case-managed care for community-dwelling frail elders

Some Evidence

Use a case management model for frail elderly patients living independently, coordinating aspects of long-term care such as status assessment, monitoring, advocacy, care planning, etc.

Quality of Care

Consumer-directed health plans

Mixed Evidence

Establish high deductible health plans, often paired with pre-tax medical expense accounts such as Health Reimbursement Arrangements (HRAs) or Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)

Quality of Care

Culturally adapted health care

Scientifically Supported

Tailor health care to patients’ norms, beliefs, and values, as well as their language and literacy skills

Quality of Care

Integrated long-term care for community-dwelling frail elders

Some Evidence

Support a collaborative approach by a multidisciplinary team of professionals working to meet the full range of long-term care needs for frail elderly patients living independently

Quality of Care