Healthiest Communities

The communities we serve will be among the healthiest in our nation.

In striving to build the nation’s healthiest communities, St. Joseph Health (SJH) is committed to promoting health improvement and supporting social initiatives that eliminate health disparities, improve access to care and protect the environment.

To do this, we collect and analyze data on various demographic, socioeconomic and health-related behaviors in the communities we serve. We share our findings with other, like-minded community organizations, and develop evidence-based initiatives and programs to improve health and wellbeing for those in the communities we serve –– particularly for the most vulnerable and at-risk populations.

The following programs are some of the many ways we are helping to build the healthiest communities: