Health and Health Care in Charlottesville, VA
Charlottesville, VA health care quality comes down to access, affordability and outcomes. Charlottesville city ranks 55 for health outcomes 47 for health factors, and 76 for healthy behaviors in VA.
Three hospitals bring better services to patients and their families.
Charlottesville was named one of the top five healthiest cities in the country in the February 2010 issue of Men’s Journal magazine.
Healthy living goes beyond whether residents have access to affordable, quality doctors and hospitals. A city’s health takes into consideration the choices residents are making to lower their personal health risk. Here are figures that indicate how Charlottesville, VA residents stack up against other areas in VA in terms of leading a healthy lifestyle.