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211 Info Bank, a program of Community Services Council, is a free information and referral line for health, human and community services. 211 provides information and referral on topics such as emergency food pantries, rental assistance, public health clinics, child care resources, support groups, legal aid, and a variety of non-profit and governmental agencies.
Utah Safety Net
This website's goal is to connect the public with Health Care Safety Net medical, dental, and mental health providers; educate and connect Health Care Safety Net providers with each other and with educational materials; and provide an avenue for data collection and reporting. This website was created by the Utah Department of Health. The website is in its early stages and will develop more fully over the course of 2007.
MyHealthCare in Utah is a clearinghouse for healthcare information that can help Utahns decide which hospital is best for them, how charges differ in Utah˙s hospitals and where to find a hospital in their area. Also provided on the site are helpful suggestions on safer health care, costs of health insurance, how to find the best long-term care facility and links to state and national health care Web sites.
Caregiver Support Program
Salt Lake County Aging Services Program
2001 South State Street, Room S#1500
Salt Lake City, Utah 84190-2300
Phone: (801) 468-2480
The mission of Aging Services is to "Foster independence for Salt Lake County's older generations” by providing assistance to the existing support network for the elderly population – family, friends, neighbors and other volunteers, churches and other community organizations.
Utah PricePoint System
The Utah Pricepoint System allows health care consumers to receive basic, facility-specific information about services and charges.
Utah Checkpoint provides data on 14 interventions that medical experts agree should be taken to treat heart attacks, heart failure and pneumonia.
U Center on Aging - The University of Utah
10 South 2000 East
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112-5880
Phone: (801) 581-8198
The mission of the U Center on Aging is enhancing the quality of daily life for caregivers and care receivers. This PDF guide to caregivers is a respite services resource.
747 E. South Temple, Suite 100
Salt Lake City, Utah 84102
Phone: (801) 364-1182
The United Way
75 S. West Temple, Suite 30
Salt Lake City, UT 84101
Utah Health Policy Project
455 East 400 South, Suite 312
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111
Phone: (801) 433-2299