Your assignment is to complete a research paper; minimum 10 pages, (must include a reference page) which discusses The Healthy People 2020 Initiative. Everything you need to know about Healthy People 2020 is located at http://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/default.aspx . Please write your paper as if the reader (ME) knows nothing about The HEALTHY PEOPLE Initiative, be very detailed; specific and explain everything.
- Discuss the history of the HEALTHY PEOPLE initiative dating back to the year 2000 (http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/healthy_people.htm ), please include in your discussion initiative years 2000, and 2010 lessons learned.
- You should devote several pages to summarizing the Healthy People 2020 Initiative.
- In the section that discusses Implementing Healthy People 2020 explain MAP-IT and discuss what New York State’s plan (look under: state plans).
- Of the list of objectives (http://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/topicsobjectives2020/pdfs/HP2020objectives.pdf ) pick one and tell me what New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (http://www.nyc.gov/html/doh/html/home/home.shtml ) is doing to address that particular objective.
- Do a literature review; look for articles from other sources that may discuss the Healthy People 2020 Initiative. Look for positive/negative feedback and/or commentary.
You must follow APA style of writing (refer to the Hacker Book), minimum 10 pages, MUST include reference page (or grade will be reduced)