The Allegany County Health Planning Coalition is a summit of established workgroups and committees already functioning successfully in the community. This coalition is comprised of representative from the following founding partners:
- Western Maryland Health System
- Allegany County Health Department
- Allegany County Board of Education
- Tri-State Community Health Center
- Western Maryland Area Health Education Center
- United Way
- Allegany County Human Resources Development Commission (HRDC)
- Allegany Health Right
See Members tab for information on representatives and Coalition Advisory Board.
Healthier together in Allegany County.
Healthy lifestyles through collaborative partnerships, evidence-based practices and personal commitments.
Coalition Member RepresentionFounding Partners:
Sue Raver, M.D., M.P.H. – Co-Chairperson
Nancy Forlifer – Co-Chairperson
Mary Beth Pirolozzi
W. MD Area Health Education Center
Allegany Health Right
Allegany Radio Corporation
Joe Caporale Housing
Housing Authority of the City of Cumberland
Steve Kesner Business/Economic Development
Allegany County Chamber of Commerce
Stu Czapski Providers
Chapman and Associates Health Care
Cathy Chapman Behavioral Health
Mary Beth DeMartino Case Management
TriState Community Health Center
Casey Sinclair Law Enforcement
Individuals and representatives from organizations, workgroups, or task forces also participate in the Coalition as Affiliates. Affiliate participation is based on an expressed interest or involvement in the current action plan. Affiliates may participate in the Coalition meetings but it is not necessary.
Past Public Meeting Minutes:
Public Meeting Schedule
The Coalition meets on the 2nd Tuesday of every other month at the Allegany County Health Department, Willowbrook Office Complex, 12501 Willowbrook Road, Cumberland, MD 21502. (Please note that some meeting dates listed are tentative and may be subject to change.)
|November 18, 2014
||1:30 - 3:00 p.m.||
Allegany County Health Department
Community Health Assessment Data:
ALLEGANY COUNTY RAW DATA AND NEEDS ASSESSMENT
The documents below contain the locally-compiled statistical data and data sources used for the Community Needs Assessment and as the basis for the development of the Local Health Action Plans.
Additional Reports and Information:
State Health Improvement Plan (SHIP):
Archived Needs Assessment Data:
The document below lists the 2017 goals for the identified community priorities. A status symbol will be assigned annually to each goal based on a comparison of the county baseline with latest available data.
Community Health Needs Data Table
Local Health Action Plan (FY15-17: July 2014-June 2017)
Progress on the strategic actions to impact these goals will be assessed and reported every six months. The ratings depict levels of progress for the actions undertaken during the appropriate phases. Justification for the progress assessment can be found in the Coalition minutes.
Phase 1: July-Dec 2014
Phase 2: Jan-June 2015
Phase 3: July-Dec 2015
Phase 4: Jan-June 2016
Phase 5: July-Dec 2016
Phase 6: Jan-June 2017
The document above lists the 2014 goals for the identified community priorities. A status symbol is assigned to each goal based on a comparison of the county baseline with latest available data.
Local Health Action Plan with Final Ranking (January 2012 - December 2014)
Progress on the strategic actions to achieve the goals was assessed and reported every six months. The ratings depict levels of progress for the actions undertaken during the appropriate phases. Justification for the progress assessment can be found in the Coalition minutes. The document above includes a summary of the measures and final ranking for the entire cycle (January 2012-December 2014) unless specified.
WMHS Community Health & Wellness
Dr. Sue Raver
Allegany County Health Department
News and Media Coverage
New Website Updates Health of Community (Cumberland Times-News 2-13-2012)
Allegany County Health Planning Coalition 12501 Willowbrook Road Cumberland Maryland 21502