National Public Health Week April 2-8, 2018

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National Public Health Week celebrates the power of prevention, advocating for healthy and fair policies, sharing strategies for successful partnerships and championing the role of a strong public health system.

National Public Health Week aims to create the healthiest nation in one genration highlinghting the importance of :

Access to care: Ensuring the right to health means ensuring access to affordable, quality insurance coverage.

Prioritizing prevention: Ensuring the right to health requires a commitment to public health and prevention. 

 

Elevating the social determinants of health: Ensuring the right to health means creating the conditions that enable good health, acknowledging the inequities that perpetuate poor health, and considering health in all policies.

 

https://www.nphw.org/