Healty People logo HEALTHY PEOPLE 2010
Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
1101 Wootton Parkway, Suite LL100
Rockville, MD 20852
Voice: 240-453-8280
Fax: 240-453-8282 
What Is Healthy People 2010?
Healthy People 2010 is a comprehensive set of disease prevention and health promotion objectives for the Nation to achieve over the first decade of the new century. Created by scientists both inside and outside of Government, it identifies a wide range of public health priorities and specific, measurable objectives.
Overarching Goals:   1. Increase quality and years of healthy life
  2. Eliminate health disparities
Focus Areas
  1. Access to Quality Health Services 15. Injury and Violence Prevention
  2. Arthritis, Osteoporosis, and Chronic Back Conditions 16. Maternal, Infant, and Child Health
  3. Cancer 17. Medical Product Safety
  4. Chronic Kidney Disease 18. Mental Health and Mental Disorders
  5. Diabetes 19. Nutrition and Overweight
  6. Disability and Secondary Conditions 20. Occupational Safety and Health
  7. Educational and Community-Based Programs 21. Oral Health
  8. Environmental Health 22. Physical Activity and Fitness
  9. Family Planning 23. Public Health Infrastructure
  10. Food Safety 24. Respiratory Diseases
  11. Health Communication 25. Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  12. Heart Disease and Stroke 26. Substance Abuse
  13. HIV 27. Tobacco Use
  14. Immunization and Infectious Diseases 28. Vision and Hearing

Healthy People 2010



Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

last updated 10/05