National Academy of Medicine

Investing in Children to Promote America’s Prosperity

“America, the land of opportunity” has been the historical rallying cry inspiring individuals to work their hardest to succeed. Although today’s chi
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The ROI of Health and Well-Being: Business Investment in Healthier Communities

Abstract | Businesses are gaining a greater understanding of the effect that employee health and the health of the communities in which busines
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Elements of Accountable Communities for Health: A Review of the Literature

Abstract | Accountable health initiatives, most commonly referred to as accountable communities for health (ACHs), have been im
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Defining an Accountable Community for Health for Children and Families

Introduction We are in the midst of a transformation of our health care system. The shift from volume to value and the correspondi
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Social Determinants of Health 101 for Health Care: Five Plus Five

Introduction Social determinants of health (SDoH) is a relatively new term in health care. As defined by the World Health Organization (
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Public Health 3.0: A Call to Action for Public Health to Meet the Challenges of the 21st Century

Public health is what we do together as a society to ensure the conditions in which everyone can be healthy. Although many secto
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