Federal, state, and local governments should fund community-based outreach, education, and promotion efforts that include targeted initiatives for at-risk
Federal, state, and local governments should fund research to better understand why evidence-based Medicare-covered preventive services are underutilized i
During times of crisis, state and local governments and the private sector should use evidence-based tools to identify, monitor, and address social isolati
Federal, state, and local policymakers should engage in robust, fully funded public health activities and programs.
All levels of government should increase funding for public health activities. Funding should focus on:
Officials at all levels of government should help people fulfill their personal responsibility to protect their health by taking advantage of health-education op
All levels of government should fund public health workforce development, including strategies to ensure workforce diversity.
Disparities in the use of prevention and screening in public- and private health insurance programs should be identified.
Policymakers should protect and enforce the fundamental right of all people to be free from discrimination. They should enact and enforce civil rights statutes.
Legislators should enact and strengthen laws against hate crimes. These laws should be vigorously enforced.