Prince George's Health Enterprise Zone (PGCHEZ) Coalition
The Prince George's County Health Enterprise Zone (HEZ) is bringing quality, affordable healthcare to residents in the 20743 zip code.
Currently, residents in 20743 have limited access to medical providers in their neighborhood. A joint commitment between the Maryland Community Health Resources Commission (MCHRC), the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH), and the Prince George's County Health Department will bring more doctors, nurses, and medical care to residents in 20743. By 2016, HEZ will expand and establish 5 new practices that will serve more than 10,000 residents in the Zone.
Prince George's Healthcare Action Coalition (PGHAC)
As part of the State Health Improvement Process (SHIP) Prince George's Healthcare Action Coalition (PGHAC) is working within all three main components of SHIP- Public Engagement, Accountability and Local Action- as we develop and implement actionable strategies to improve the health of Prince George's County residents.
The Maryland State Health Improvement Process (SHIP)
The Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene recently launched an initiative to provide a framework for accountability, local action and public engagement to improve the health of Marylanders. This process is called the Maryland State Health Improvement Process (SHIP). The state has identified six focus.