In this module, you have learned about individual and population health, the people involved in promoting health, and some of the local, state, and federal agencies in place to support these efforts. To explore these efforts in more detail, select one of the Healthy People 2020 Leading Health Indicators that has meaning to you, and in 250 words or more, using at least one outside scholarly reference, answer the following:
- Provide the HP 2020 Goal
- Describe the issue and why it is important to you.
- Describe 3 programs: a federal program, a state program, AND a local program in your community that helps support improvement in this health issue.