Local Health Improvement Coalition
The Wicomico Local Health Improvement Coalition (LHIC) identifies jurisdictional-level stakeholders, collaborates with local partners and public health to set priorities for our community, and addresses health priorities by providing input on programs, policies, and coordinated efforts with programmatic, data, and infrastructure support from the state and county.
LHIC membership includes stakeholders from sectors including but not limited to: health care service providers, local commerce and business, law enforcement, corrections, education, social service organizations, non-profits, community service organizations, faith based organizations, health care organizations, local government, media entities, and community members. LHIC members serve without compensation.
Regular meetings are open to the public. Meetings are held at 9:00 a.m. on the 1st Friday of February, April, June, August, October and December. Meeting location is rotated to different LHIC member sites, with the next meeting’s location selected during each meeting.
Membership is Open to Everyone
Individuals from Wicomico County, as well as representatives from organizations serving Wicomico County are encouraged to participate. Any interested party may join the coalition or any of its subcommittees at any time.
For more information about meetings or membership please contact Lisa Renegar, Health Planner, at [email protected] or 410-341-6492.