The Affordable Care Act, landmark health legislation passed in 2010, called for the development of the National Prevention Strategy to realize the benefits of prevention for all AmericansAi health. This Strategy builds on the lawAis efforts to lower health care costs, improve the quality of care, and provide coverage options for the uninsured. Contents: Nat. Leadership; Partners in Prevention; Healthy and Safe Community Environ.; Clinical and Community Preventive Services; Elimination of Health Disparities; Priorities: Tobacco Free Living; Preventing Drug Abuse and Excessive Alcohol Use; Healthy Eating; Active Living; Injury and Violence Free Living; Reproductive and Sexual Health; Mental and Emotional Well-being. Illus. A print on demand report.International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2008; 5:28 doi: 10.1186/1479-5868-5-28.; Harrison RA, ... Observations on incentives to improve population health. ... Accessed May 18, 2011.; Guide to Community Preventive Services. Environmental and Policy Approaches to Increase Physical Activity: Point-of-Decision Prompts to Encourage Use of ... Washington D.C.: National Institute ofJustice; 1997.; Langsford JE, Miller-Johnson S, Berlin LJ, Dodge KA, BatesJE, anbsp;...
|Title||:||National Prevention Strategy: America’s Plan for Better Health and Wellness|
|Author||:||Regina M. Benjamin|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2011|