Chacko, L. & Chacko, R (2010). Chapter 2: Modern Public Health Systems. In: Andresen, A. & Bouldin, E. (2010). Public Health Foundations: Concepts and Practices. Jossey-Bass Publishers. eISBN: 9780470890165 Hoboken, NJ. *Please focus mainly on pages 25 - 42.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (2010). Healthy People 2020 Framework. Retrieved on July 1, 2013 from http://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/Consortium/HP2020Framework.pdf
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (2010). Healthy People 2020 Topics and Objectives. Retrieved on July 1, 2013 from http://healthypeople.gov/2020/topicsobjectives2020/
Additional Reading (Optional)
Anon. (2012, Apr). In light of the failure to reach the healthful goals of Healthy People 2000 and 2010, what is the purpose of continuing the Healthy People 2020 goals? Journal of Physical Education, 83(4), 52-53. Retrieved from ProQuest.
Madamala, K., Sellers, K., Beitsch, L., Pearsol, J. et al. (2011, Jul.). Structure and Functions of State Public Health Agencies in 2007. American Journal of Public Health. 101(7), 1179-86. Retrieved from ProQuest.
Meadows-Oliver, M., & Allen, P. (2012, Mar/Apr). Healthy People 2020: Implications for Pediatric Nurses. Pediatric Nursing, 38(2), 101-5.
Mendez, D., & Warner, K., (2008, Mar.). Setting a Challenging Yet Realistic Smoking Prevalence Target for Healthy People 2020: Learning From the California Experience. American Journal of Public Health. 98(3), 556-559. Retrieved from ProQuest.
Additional Resources (Optional)
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. National Public Health Performance Standards Program (NPHPSP). 10 Essential Public Health Services Retrieved from http://www.cdc.gov/nphpsp/essentialservices.html
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (2011, Jan.). Dr. Howard Koh Presents at Healthy People 2020 Launch. Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qAx8nyaeT9g
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (2010, Dec.). Preparing for the Next Decade: A 2020 Vision for Healthy People (video). Retrieved from http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zZG94c7xQmE