Welcome to the official website of the Delta Health Alliance.

Delta Health Alliance is changing health care in the Mississippi Delta. Delta residents are gaining access to higher quality health care quicker, and they are learning how to stay healthy thanks to educational services and community outreach programs, such as the Indianola Promise Community and 21st Century Clinics.

Here are a few of the challenges Delta Health Alliance has been helping Delta residents address. Obesity rates are higher than a third of the nation’s population. Many chronic conditions, such as diabetes and high blood pressure, are 50 percent above national average. More infants in the Delta die before they are one year old than anywhere else in the United States (as a percentage of total population). The number of health care providers serving the Delta has been shrinking while the cost of medical care and prescription drugs has been rising.

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DHA News

Young People Governing in Indianola

The “promise” in the Indianola Promise Community (IPC) has always been found in the young people of this Delta town. More youth are seeing new opportunities in a place that has historically presented limited chances for its residents. One of IPC’s most successful programs is the Indianola Youth Council – a four-year-old leadership organization that […]

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Leland Medical Clinic receives national recognition

The Leland Medical Clinic, owned and operated by Delta Health Alliance (DHA), has been nationally recognized by NCQA (National Committee for Quality Assurance) as a Patient-Centered Medical Home – Level 2, an innovative approach to primary care.

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