Mission /Vision: To bring together and work with community partners to empower our communities through strategic initiatives that advance equity and health for present and future generations.
Meetings: We welcome Elmore County residents from Mountain Home, Glenn’s Ferry, Pine, Featherville, Prairie, Atlanta and all in-between to join our mission. Coalition meetings occur hybrid-style on the third Thursday of every other month from noon – 1 p.m. MST. For location information or to participate, contact the ECHC Coordinator at 208-327-8547.
New 2023 ECHC Executive Committee Members: Please welcome the new Elmore County Health Coalition Executive Committee Members! Feel free to contact them to bring ideas and resources to future coalition meetings and initiatives.
ECHC/GHI Org Chart – Nov 2023 ECHC works closely with the Get Health Idaho (GHI) Project, but there are distinctions, seen here. GHI Action Plan – Nov 2023 See how Get Healthy Idaho is making differences in Elmore County. GHI Updates – Feb 2024 See the progress of the Get Healthy Idaho initiatives in Elmore County.
Mpox returns to Idaho: Health authorities stress importance of vaccination
IDHW and CDH announced the first two reported people diagnosed with mpox in Idaho since last year. Investigation is ongoing, but both persons reported traveling outside the state, which may be related to these diagnoses. Both people diagnosed with mpox are Ada County residents.