Our Stories

As the Accountable Community of Health (ACH) of Pierce County, we are charged with transforming the healthcare delivery system to ensure everyone in our diverse community has access to whole-person care. Our work, in collaboration with our partners, initiates a ripple effect through the entire system. We are creating models for sustainable change that can be scaled and spread, linking health and human services.

Care Coordinator Guidelines for Community Visits During COVID-19

March 12, 2020

We have a duty to provide optimal support and risk management protocols staff working within people’s homes or within a community setting for our Care Continuum Network. To support these vital team members, we’ve developed a policy and guidelines to help ensure everyone’s personal protection and safety, as well as provide safeguards and steps to take in order to stop the potential spread of infectious diseases such as the current COVID-19 pandemic.

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How We’re Meeting the Impact of COVID-19 and Supporting Our Community

March 10, 2020

The Washington State Department of Health announced 162 cases of coronavirus-19 (COVID-19,) also known as novel coronavirus, with four cases in Pierce County. We are locally monitoring the situation in Pierce County and globally, as well as staying up-to-date on guidelines and recommendations to protect public health.

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