This study of health in the Douglas County metropolitan area was sponsored by CHI Health, Douglas County Health Department, Methodist Health System, and Nebraska Medicine, with support from Charles Drew Health Center, Inc., Live Well Omaha, Omaha Community Foundation, One World Health Community Health Centers, Inc., the Sarpy/Cass Health Department, and the United Way of the Midlands.

Detailed findings and source descriptions are provided in the full 2018 Community Health Needs Assessment Report, which can be downloaded using the link above .

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Area Outlook

  Area US  
Low Health Literacy 13.0% 23.3% favorable
Fair/Poor Overall Health 12.4% 18.1% favorable
Uninsured (18-64) 7.9% 13.7% favorable
Difficulty Accessing Healthcare 31.7% 43.2% favorable
Specific Source of Ongoing Care 66.1% 74.1% unfavorable

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