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Healthy People 2020 Leading Indicators Released

The following was posted on the BHIC blog. This week, during the American Public Health Association 139th Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, the Healthy People 2020 Leading Indicators were released.  This list of 12 Leading Health Indicators has been selected to … Continue reading

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How to Implement Healthy People 2020 in Your Community

http://healthypeople.gov/2020/implementing/default.aspx How Do You Create a Movement? It starts with one community at a time. With the Healthy People 2020 topic areas and objectives in place, we can now provide data and tools to enable States, cities, communities, and individuals … Continue reading

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HP2020: Improve Access to Health Services

More regarding Healthy People 2020… http://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/topicsobjectives2020/overview.aspx?topicid=1 Improving access to health services means increasing the timely, appropriate use of personal health services to achieve the best possible health outcomes. Access requires patients to complete three steps: (1) gain entry into the … Continue reading

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Healthy People 2020 Health Literacy Objective

The following was posted on the HealthLiteracy Listserv by Cynthia Baur, Ph.D.; Senior Advisor, Health Literacy; Office of the Associate Director for Communication; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   “I want to alert the listserv to a new Institute … Continue reading

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More About Healthy People 2020

“For 2020, Healthy People has a renewed focus on identifying, measuring, tracking, and reducing health disparities through a determinants of health approach. ” Learn more about what’s new with Healthy People 2020 Discover New Topic Areas Adolescent Health Blood Disorders … Continue reading

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About Healthy People 2020

The following information was posted *****PHPartners.org – News and Updates***** Healthy People 2020 Webinars & Events http://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/connect/webinars.aspx View the entire launch of Healthy People 2020 or watch excerpts from presenters. Webinars and events about the implementation and progress of Healthy … Continue reading

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myHealthyPeople Challenge

Posted from http://nnlm.gov/mcr/bhic/   http://health2challenge.org/blog/myhealthypeople-challenge/ 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 … Continue reading

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Emergency Preparedness Resources

  Healthy People 2020: Preparedness http://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/topicsobjectives2020/overview.aspx?topicid=34 “Healthy People provides science-based, 10-year national objectives for promoting health and preventing disease. One of the new topic areas of the recently-announced Healthy People 2020 is preparedness, with a goal of improving the Nation’s … Continue reading

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Launch of Healthy People 2020

Healthy People 2020 is being launched today.     “Assistant Secretary for Health Howard K. Koh will unveil Healthy People 2020 goals and objectives, the nation’s health promotion and disease prevention agenda. The event also launched the solicitation of ideas for a … Continue reading

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Healthy People 2020 Public Comment Site Up and Working

http://www.healthypeople.gov/hp2020/comments The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services invites you to comment on the DRAFT set of objectives for Healthy People 2020. For three decades, Healthy People has provided a set of national 10-year health promotion and disease prevention … Continue reading

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