TITLE

United States health care system to focus on prevention

AUTHOR(S)
Walkinshaw, Erin
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/9/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 11, pE718
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on National Prevention Strategy, implemented in U.S. for better health and wellness. It mentions that the strategy is aimed at expanding preventive services in clinical and community settings, empower people to make healthy choices and eliminate health disparities. It informs that the strategy works under the Affordable Care Act, which will help in transforming U.S. health care system away from a focus on sickness and disease to a focus on prevention and wellness.
ACCESSION #
67137478

 

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