Grow health & social services workforce to meet demand; position Rio Rancho as regional hub for education, training & certification


  • Expand curricula offerings at CNM (Rio Rancho) & UNM West in health, behavioral health, social services, community health work, home health
  • Develop & market easy-to-use tools to showcase variety of health sector career opportunities and required education &training
  • Work with local schools to build student awareness of health career options & education pathways, internships

Recruit & Retain Health & Social Services Sector Businesses – in support of Sandoval Economic Alliance


  • Use SEA software, web tools & Health Collaborative leads to promoteDrandPatient
  • Sandoval County as great place for health-related companies to do business
  • Communicate positive economic & social impacts of sector to business & government leaders
  • Engage business community as partners in mutually beneficial health initiatives

Improve  Health Outcomes &  Measure Results


  • Make it easier for consumers to navigate health & social services systemBabyandDoctor
  • Promote strategies to engage patients & families in all aspects of their health and health care
  • Partner with public schools to develop content &  communications platforms that engage students as “health ambassadors”
  • Incorporate Health Council  2016 “health asset mapping” results into communications

Determine success measurements for desired outcomes & begin tracking