Healthy People 2020 – Discuss the history, goals, and purposes of Healthy People 2020. How do these goals and purposes relate to your professional (nursing) practice? Discuss the MAP-IT framework and how successful you feel it will be. Explain why.
300 words APA must cite two references
one being from the book- health promotion in nursing practice 8th edition
Healthy People 2020 is the federal government’s prevention agenda for building a healthier nation (Hall, 2019). It is a statement of national health objectives designed to identify the most significant preventable threats to health and to establish national goals to reduce these threats. Attain high-quality, longer lives free of preventable disease, disability, injury, and premature death. Achieve health equity, eliminate disparities, and improve the health of all groups. Create social and physical environments that promote good health for all (Hall, 2019).