The U.S. News Healthiest Communities rankings was recently released and Teton County ranked 6th on the list. The ranking measure crucial health-related components of society with the aim of empowering citizens, health care leaders and officials to make decisions about policies and practices that can improve health outcomes for all.
How well and how long you live are shaped by where you live. Local health outcomes are often driven by factors like a community’s economic performance, the strength of its education system, the availability and affordability of housing and myriad other elements that affect residents’ overall quality of life.
Population health, environment, infrastructure and education scoring the highest.