Ideas for Action


On September 15, 2016, Logansport Memorial Hospital convened a group of community stakeholders (representing a cross-section of community-based agencies and organizations) to evaluate and prioritize the top health needs for our community. This exercise yielded the following health topics prioritized for action:

  1. Substance Abuse

  2. Nutrition, Physical Activity, & Weight

  3. Tobacco Use

  4. Diabetes

  5. Heart Disease & Stroke

  6. Cancer

  7. Respiratory Diseases

  8. Mental Health

  9. Access to Healthcare Services

  10. Family Planning

  11. Chronic Kidney Disease

  12. Potentially Disabling Conditions

  13. Injury & Violence