Franklin County/North Quabbin CHIP

This page is designed to serve as the documentation of the Franklin County/North Quabbin Community Health Improvement Planning (CHIP) process begun in spring of 2016.  On April 7, 2017, the 2017-2020 Regional Community Health Improvement Plan was released along with a calendar of meetings to review progress on its highlighted strategies.

2017-2020 Franklin County/North Quabbin Community Health Improvement Plan

April 7 Presentation Slides

Representative Paul Mark on legislation to improve health outcomes.

CHIP Calendar of Meetings 2017


  • United Way of Franklin County
  • Franklin Regional Council of Governments (FRCOG)
  • Opioid Task Force of Franklin County and North Quabbin
  • Baystate Franklin Medical Center
  • Greenfield Health Department
  • Clinical & Support Options (CSO)
  • FRCOG’s Mass in Motion Program
  • LifePath (formerly known as Franklin County Home Care Corporation)
  • Community Action of the Franklin, Hampshire, and North Quabbin Regions
  • Community Health Center of Franklin County
  • Communities That Care Coalition
  • Franklin Regional Housing and Redevelopment Authority

    Baystate Franklin Medical Center CEO Cindy Russo reviews the CHIP’s clinical care priorities.

  • North Quabbin Community Coalition
  • FRCOG’s Transportation Planning Program


Health Data about Franklin County/North Quabbin:



United Way’s Sandy Sayers introduces the CHIP.

vision-and-mission adopted 10_5_2016
An Overview of the Community Health Improvement Process
CHIP retreat notes
CHIP retreat flip charts
County Health Rankings Priority Setting Webinar



CHIP Planning Team Members during June 2016 Retreat