Healthcare providers and community agency staff can refer patients/clients to the Health Navigation Coordinatorr for screening and referral to additional needed resources. The Health Navigation Coordinator can provide additional assistance to the individual in “navigating” the system and will report back to healthcare providers on the outcome of the referral(s). Health Navigation is also available to Spanish speaking patients. To reach the Health Navigation Coordinator, call 515-993-3750; 515-465-2483; or 1-800-811-7565.
A shared community utility known as the Dallas County Resource Directory is continually updated and maintained to provide easy access to resources for medical care, parenting, mental health, addictions, housing and more.