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Report reveals Moffat County residents among unhealthiest in the state

According to a report by County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, Moffat County residents are among the unhealthiest in the state. The report data was compiled by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, said Lisa Brown, chief executive officer of the Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association. The report ranks counties in categories such as mortality, morbidity, health behaviors, clinical care, social and economic factors, and physical environment. Overall, Moffat County ranks 50th out of Colorado’s 59 counties. By contrast, neighboring Routt County ranked ninth overall.

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