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Healthypeople. Gov Case Study

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After viewing the videos and visiting Healthypeople.gov:
Post the health indicator you would consider for the program you will be developing from Healthy People.gov. Include in your post your initial thoughts on the type of program you would like to implement.

After viewing the videos and visiting Healthypeople.gov the health indicator I would consider for the program will be mental health. Mental illnesses can affect people of any age, race, or religion. It is a medical disorder that interrupts a person’s thinking, feeling, mood, and ability to relate to others and daily functioning. More than two thirds of Americans who have a mental illness live in the community and still leads a productive life. Mental disorders are among the most common causes of disability. Mental illnesses, such as depression and anxiety, affect people’s ability to participate in health-promoting behaviors. In turn, problems with physical health, such as chronic diseases, can have a serious impact on mental health and decrease a person’s ability to participate in treatment and recovery.

2.What do you think are the necessary elements in the successful implementation of a community program?

I believe the necessary elements in the successful implementation of a community program would be a local environment that will support
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Each of these responsibility areas contains competencies and subcompetencies that clearly outline what is involved in carrying out each responsibility at the three categorized levels of practice. Surveying individual and community requirements for health education is the first of the seven obligation areas. Arranging powerful health education programs, executing health education training programs, and assessing the effectiveness of health education projects are the second, third, and fourth responsibility
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