HHD Revision Notes. UNIT THREE AOS 2 PROMOTING HEALTH IN AUSTRALIA. A bit of history…. Old Public health up to late 1800s saw a period of sanitary reform and control of conditions to manage infectious diseases.
PROMOTING HEALTH IN
peace, shelter, education, food, income, a stable ecosystem, sustainable resources, social justice & equity.
The five key elements of the charter are :
1. Build Healthy Public Policy.
2. Create supportive environments.
3. Strengthen Community action.
4. Develop personal skills.
5. Reorient Health Services.
Principle of equity
Quality of Care*
There are a number of non-government agencies that provide dietary advice to promote healthy eating.