Structure of the Mountain States RHEC

The Mountain States Regional Health Equity Council (RHEC) aims to end health disparities in Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, and Wyoming. The RHEC maintains a diverse membership representing several sectors such as state government, higher education, health care delivery, and private foundations. The diversity in the Mountain States RHEC ensures adequate input from diverse sectors in the council’s efforts to understand and address health disparities in the region. The council has 11 voting seats.

Ongoing Activities and Accomplishments: 
  • Regional Blueprint
  • Educating stakeholders and partner organizations on the ACA by creating and disseminating resources and implementing events 
  • Working collaboratively with the OMH CLAS Implementation team to raise awareness and promote the enhanced CLAS standards in their region 
Materials and media releases: