Public Health Program Planning & Leading Health Indicator Discussion Paper
Review the Healthy People 2020 Leading Health Indicators.
Select one leading health indicator and research a state-level health prevention program aimed at achieving it.
***State is North Dakota***
Locate your state’s vital statistics and/or census data to compare the outcomes of the selected leading health indicator.
Evaluate the state-level program’s effectiveness in meeting the Healthy People 2020 goals based on your statistical and census data findings.
Determine if there is evidence in your community of alignment to the Healthy People 2020 goals through local programs and funding.
Explain the evidence by providing links, a description, and summary of the program(s).
Format your assignment as: 900-word paper
Cite at least 3 current (Within 3 years), scholarly references.