Healthy People Public Health Unit. Objectives : TSWBAT – Identify the mission of Healthy People 2020. Create a PSA about a Healthy People 2020 objective. Leading Causes of Death - 1900. Leading Causes of Death - Today. Question?. What was the life expectancy at birth the year 1900?
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Healthy PeoplePublic Health Unit Objectives: TSWBAT – Identify the mission of Healthy People 2020. Create a PSA about a Healthy People 2020 objective.
Question? • What was the life expectancy at birth the year 1900? • 47.3 years • What is the life expectancy today (2010)? • 77.9 years
Where does the US rank vs. the World? • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_life_expectancy
About Healthy People • Provides science-based, 10 year national objectives for improving the health of all Americans • Serves as the foundation for prevention efforts across the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). • Supports HHS efforts to create a healthier Nation
Mission of Healthy People 2020 • Identify nationwide health improvement priorities. • Increase public awareness and understanding of the determinants of health, disease, and disability. • Provide measurable objectives and goals that are applicable at the national, State, and local levels. • Engage multiple sectors to take actions to strengthen policies and improve practices. • Identify critical research, evaluation, and data collection needs.
Healthy People 2020 • Contains 42 topic areas • 600 objectives which encompass 1,200 measures • A smaller set of Healthy People 2020 objectives, called Leading Health Indicators, has been selected to communicate high-priority health issues • The process of selecting the Leading Health Indicators (LHIs) was completed by approximately 50 members across the HHS and other Federal departments
Healthy People 2020 Leading Health indicators: • Access to health services • Clinical preventive services (includes immunizations and infectious diseases) • Environmental health • Injury and violence • Maternal, infant, and child health • Mental health • Nutrition, physical activity, and obesity • Oral health • Reproductive and sexual health (includes STDS) • Social determinants • Substance abuse • Tobacco
Health Disparities • Health disparities refer to differences between groups of people. These differences can affect how frequently a disease affects a group, how many people get sick, or how often the disease causes death. • Many different populations are affected by disparities. These include: • Racial and ethnic minorities • Residents of rural areas • Women, children, the elderly • Persons with disabilities
HP 2020 Project • Secretary Sebelius has hired you to help develop the new plan. • You are a public health educator: • Choose one of the 42 topic areas (see handout) • Decide why this topicis a serious public health issue to you and our nation • Choose one of the objective under the topic to focus on • Establish a campaign (PSA) around this objective that can hopefully change the US life expectancy number in 2020
Campaign (PSA) Ideas • Rap song / Rock song lyrics • Video (commercial, PSA, role playing, etc.) • Cartoon strip • Poster, bulletin board, billboard, etc. • Pamphlet/Flyer/Brochure