Healthy People 2020

Healthy People 2020

An initiative of the United States Department of Health and Human Services created to promote healthy behaviors. The plan identifies ten targets for health improvement in the U.S.: physical activity, overweight and obesity, tobacco use, mental health, responsible sexual behavior, injury and violence, substance abuse, environmental quality, immunization, and access to health care services. Private agencies have joined state and local governments in promoting and establishing educational and interventional programs to reduce acute and chronic disease in these areas.
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Tenders are invited for e provision of perinatal support services (pss) facilitates the state~s efforts to achieve healthy people 2020 objectives of reducing infant mortality and improving birth outcomes.
Given these outcomes, Healthy People 2020 includes an objective to increase the proportion of women entering pregnancy with a normal weight from 52.
The most recent version, Healthy People 2020, identifies environmental health objectives that focus on six themes: outdoor air quality, surface and groundwater quality, toxic substances and hazardous wastes, homes and communities, infrastructure and surveillance, and global environmental health (U.
However, these numbers fall short of the Healthy People 2020 flu vaccination goal of 70% for most population subgroups, so there is room for improvement, said Dr.
Data points and variables were collected from the US Census, US Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), US Department of Agriculture (USDA), Texas Education Agency (TEA), the National Historical Geographic Information System, crime reports, Reference USA, Healthy People 2020, or in class-generated survey data.
Healthy People 2020, the nation's health goals for the current decade, calls for increasing the proportion of people with epilepsy and uncontrolled seizures who receive appropriate medical care.
Given this efficacy of correct condom use in preventing many sexually transmitted infections (STI's) and unintended pregnancy, understanding potential barriers to their use is important if public health professionals are to reach the Healthy People 2020 goals relative to condom use (Healthy People 2020, 2016).
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2012), which does not meet the Healthy People 2020 goal of 62.
The Flex Program works closely with quality improvement coordinators and nursing officers in critical access hospitals to adopt influenza vaccination for HCP as the standard of care and to implement processes that will help achieve the Healthy People 2020 goal of a 90 percent HCP vaccination rate.
1) Healthy People 2020 set goals of 82% breastfeeding at birth and 61% at 6 months.
The Rural Healthy People 2020 study noted that access to care remains a top priority.
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