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Health Council

Our Purpose

The purpose of the ECCL’s Health Council is to advocate for the resources to improve the health and wellbeing of persons living and working in Estero and surrounding communities by supporting the creation of physical, social, and economic environments resulting in better health outcomes.




What we’re doing…

The Health Committee cooperates with communities and local health providers to identify needed preventive and health care services; fosters communication with residents of Estero and surrounding communities regarding health issues and programs; and Assists Lee Health Coconut Point to operate a patient-centric facility that will focus on the health needs of all individuals in the region.

Health Campaigns…

Estero Hospital

Proving the Need
Providing Support
Informing Residents


Emergency Care

24/7 care
ER Facilities
Urgent Care Options

Lee Health Coconut Point

Laboratory Services
Wellness Center
Primary Care
Specialist Care

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