Access to Care

Healthy Franklin County Access to Care Task Force

Healthy Franklin County Access to Care Task Force is composed of key community leaders from the education, health, faith, business, nonprofit, and local government sectors. Our goal is to create and support healthy behaviors and lifestyles through education, awareness, programming, and access to services. These key leaders continue to identify value in identifying and strengthening efforts to address health and health care needs from a collective perspective Priorities identified: Health Equity/Social Determinants; Access to Care; Physical Activity, Nutrition and Weight Status; Behavioral Health; Early Childhood Education; and Adolescent Health.

Healthy Franklin County Access to care task force

Co-led by Keystone Health and Summit Health to address a variety of concerns including access to health care providers and addressing the needs of uninsured and underinsured individuals.

Contact for more information:

David Grant, Keystone Health at dgrant@keystonehealth.org

Daphne Murray, WellSpan Health at dmurray5@wellspan.org

2019 meeting minutes

2018 Meeting minutes

2017 Meeting Minutes

2016 Meeting Minutes

2019-2020 Meeting Dates

3rd Thursday of every other month at Keystone Health Center, 11:00 - 12:00

  • Thursday, September 19, 2019
  • Thursday, November 21, 2019
  • Thursday, January 16, 2020
  • Thursday, March 19, 2020
  • Thursday, May 21, 2020

Community Initiatives 

Summit Physician Services and Waynesboro Hospital Paramedic Collaborative. A Summit Foundation grant to improve the quality of life for patients recently discharged from the hospital through monitoring to decrease potential readmissions, conducting home safety checks, and reconciling medications. School Based Health Clinic - Establishment of a school based health clinic at Chambersburg High School. Primary Care Clinicians - Recruitment of primary care clinicians (Physicians, Physician Assistants, and Nurse Practitioners) and Dentists to Franklin County.