Public health officials, healthcare workers, business owners, public servants, and other community members working together to promote improved population health.
Public health workers help communities identify health and social problems, and they plan and implement strategies to address these problems. Active community participation is instrumental to the success of this model.
Academic institutions collaborate with various community organizations in order to provide information and integrate within the community to promote and develop health policy in order to boost overall community health.
NC health data and statistics. Also national and international health data
Preventable differences in the burden of disease, injury, violence, or opportunities to achieve optimal health that are experienced by socially disadvantaged populations.
A measurable characteristic that describes: the health of a population, determinants of health, healthcare access, cost, quality, and use.
Database to explore interventions and research on the social determinants of health.
Patients, doctors, nurses, community health workers, and reseachers working together to achieve a healthier and more effective health care work environment.
The health outcomes of a group of individuals, including the distribution of such outcomes within the group.
Planning model designed to teach students about health promotion. A framework for planning, intervention, and evaluation. Based on the assumption that theories will be effective if they, 1) come from the community 2) are planned … Continued