The healthcare strategy of Anoka County SHIP works to create better health in the community together by linking clinics to community organizations.
SHIP promotes a system of screening individuals entering a healthcare setting, offering advice and counseling, then referring to evidence-based programs. This referral will lead to increased access to evidence-based community programs.
78 clinicians at 9 clinics have received training in Screen, Council, Refer, and Follow-up training
6,000+ clients in Anoka County have gone through clinics trained in Screen, Council, Refer, and Follow-up
5 healthcare providers have been trained as a Tobacco Treatment Specialist