ERIC Number: ED261013
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Nov
Reference Count: N/A
Prospects for a Healthier America: Achieving the Nation's Health Promotion Objectives. Proceedings (Washington, D.C., February 6-7, 1984).
Public Health Service (DHHS), Rockville, MD. Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.
This document contains the proceedings of a two-day meeting sponsored by the Public Health Service of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Representatives from more than 60 national groups from the public and private sectors participated in discussions of health promotion objectives for the nation and formulated recommendations on how to achieve those objectives. The background papers and recommendations highlight health promotion in health care settings, worksite wellness, involvement of schools in the national strategy in improving the health of Americans, and the role of voluntary organizations in health promotion. (BA)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Public Health Service (DHHS), Rockville, MD. Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion.