As we delve into week 2, I thought the following website may be helpful as you respond this week. This week we are discussing measuring the health status of a community. Have you ever thought of the health status of your own community? How do you measure among other communities? Here is a fun exercise you might enjoy as begin and think about this week’s discussion.
http://www.countyhealthrankings.org/ – On this website you can select your county and see the health rankings of your county and the rates of various diseases and measures that impact the county health ranking.
My county is Mercer County, New Jersey