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Healthy People 2020 is the Nation’s health promotion and disease prevention agenda for the decade, including goals, 40 plus topic areas, and 100s of data-driven objectives and targets.The challenge is to develop an engaging and empowering customized Healthy People 2020 application for Healthy People stakeholders – professionals, advocates, funders and decision makers – who will be using Healthy People to improve the health of the Nation. Now that Healthy People 2020 is launched, each of its thousands of stakeholders is invested in achieving the goal of longer, healthier lives for all Americans. These stakeholders need customizable tools to help them reach this goal in their workplaces and communities. The challenge goes out to entrepreneurs, developers, health educators, public and clinical service providers, and other end-users to collaborate on the design and development of this application. The winning applications will be featured and the development team credited on http://healthypeople.gov.
- Healthy People 2020 Participates in the Health 2.0 Developer Challenge (thehealthcareblog.com)
- HHS Challenges Developers To Create Healthcare Apps (informationweek.com)
- U.S. Government Sets New Health Goals for 2020 (nlm.nih.gov)