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Iowa's Health Improvement Plan (SHIP)

A State Health Improvement Plan includes goals, objectives, and strategies along with resources to protect and improve the health of Iowans over a five year period.

Current Plan

Annual Progress Reports

2022 Progress Reports

2021 Progress Report

Previous Plans

Stay Connected

To stay up to date with the Healthy Iowans process, please subscribe to the monthly Healthy Iowans newsletter. This newsletter provides updates on the Healthy Iowans SHA/SHIP, and also includes links to pertinent public health trainings, events, news and resources.


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