Determinants of Health

Strategies three pronged approach to reach 2010 three

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Unformatted text preview: ed approach to reach 2010 Three-pronged goals: Promoting healthy behaviors Promoting Prevention and reduction of diseases and Prevention disorders due to better provision of clinical preventive services preventive Development of healthy communities Healthy People 2010 Healthy People 2010 contains 467 objectives in Healthy 28 focus areas, more than before due to the addition of more programs Leading health indicators similar to leading Leading economic indicators, health indicators are taken from sources such as BRFSS, YRBS and NHANES Five indicators relate to lifestyle: Five physical activity physical overweight and obesity overweight tobacco use other forms of substance abuse responsible sexual behavior HP 2010 goals HP Goal 1: Increase Quality and Years of Healthy Life The first goal of Healthy People 2010 is to help iindividuals of all ages increase life expectancy and ndividuals improve their quality of life. improve Goal 2: Eliminate Health Disparities The second goal of Healthy People 2010 is to eliminate health disparities among different segments of the population. population. Midcourse Review Midcourse G...
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2014 for the course HLTH 240 taught by Professor Breeden during the Spring '10 term at Clemson.

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