The Department of Health (DHH) has prepared the attached report in response to SCR 111 of the 2012 Regular Session. SCR 111 directed LDH to consult with appropriate state entities and healthcare stakeholders based on the United Health Foundation’s America’s Health Rankings twenty-three measures and to prepare and submit a report to the Senate and House Committees on Health and Welfare that addresses raising Louisiana’s health ranking to thirty-fifth within the next ten years.