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Healthy People
Healthy Communities

A Community Planning Guide Using
Healthy People 2010

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Preface - Dr. David Satcher


I. Is Yours a Healthy Community?

  • What Is a Healthy Community?
  • What Is Healthy People 2010?

II. A Strategy for Creating a Healthy Community:

  • Mobilize Key Individuals and Organizations
  • Assess Community Needs, Strengths, and Resources
  • Plan for Action
  • Implement the Action Plan
  • Track Progress and Outcomes
  • I've Learned About MAP-IT: Now What?

III. Strategies for Success

  • Community Members
  • Health Professionals
  • Local Government and University Partners

References and Resources


Appendix A:

  • Healthy People 2010 Leading Health Indicators

Appendix B:

  • Select Healthy People 2010 Objectives for Communities
  • Access to Health Care
  • Worksites
  • Schools
  • Environmental Health
  • Health Communication

Using Healthy People 2010


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