~Transportation Conversation~update Nov 8!
November 2013-South Central RPO meeting was held November 6th at the City of Elephant Butte Council Chambers 103 Water Ave in Elephant Butte. Highlights of the meeting were presentations from two transit programs operating in the South Central Region and a presentation on the NM State Rail Plan from Jessica Cessieux, Senior Rail Planner NMDOT.
(click on 'Read More' for information on SHC meetings on transportation)
HIX starts ~Hot Links! update Oct 2nd
New Mexico: Health Center Outreach & Enrollment Assistance (Ben Archer is our Navigator & Patient Assistance resource)
"...Navigators will be trained to provide unbiased information to consumers about health insurance, the marketplace and public programs including Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program. They will receive 20 hours of online training and have to pass a test before they can start working..." as soon as SHC knows who the navigators and patient assistors are for Sierra County....we'll let you know!
Community Calendar Is Here!
Now you can share your services and activities on the Sierra Health Council website jEvents Calendar. Post health-related classes, webinars, seminars, symposiums, events & meetings for our community. The jEvents Calendar is located on the front page at the bottom of the left column. Check it out!
1. Click on 'Log in / Log out / Register'
3. Log in & 'Create an Event'
4. Wait for website administrator to authorize within 24 hours
5. Event posted!
or click on 'Calendar' and enter directly into the monthly calendar:
How to create an event on JEvents calendar (click here to view video instructions)
Mobile Food Bank
SHC CHNA Plan
Sierra Health Council’s 6-step plan in response to the 2012 Community Needs Assessment (CHNA)...(click on 'read more' for outline of plan & update on health council activities)
Make A Difference! Join in the CHNA discussion at the Sierra Health Council meetings, 3rd Wednesday of the month, 11am-1pm at the Civic Center in the Red Room. (click on 'Read More' for update)