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Date Title Description
July 2016 The City of Scranton Health Needs Assessment The 2012 The City of Scranton Health Needs Assessment was prepared utilizing data from a regional household survey of residents, focus groups, interviews, and secondary data during the 2012 regional community health needs assessment. The findings evaluates health status, and patient perception.
April 2016 Community Health Needs Assessment 2013 – Female Cohort Responses As an update to the Lackawanna and Luzerne County Community Health Needs Assessment, The Institute analyzed the survey data for the total female cohort to produce a report on women's health needs.
January 2013 Lackawanna and Luzerne County Community Health Needs Assessment The 2012 Lackawanna and Luzerne County Community Health Needs Assessment was prepared during 2012 utilizing data from a regional household survey of residents, focus groups, interviews, and secondary data. The study evaluates health status, patient perception, the new regional healthcare systems and the economic impact of outmigration of care. The study was released at a major community event coordinated by the study's sponser: Healthy Northeast PA Initiative.

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