Opportunity to Comment on Healthy People 2030 ProposedFramework

Health Literacy & Health Equity Are Prominent in Healthy People 2030 Proposed Framework

Healthy People is a national effort that sets goals and objectives to improve the health and well-being of people in the United States. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is soliciting comments on the proposed framework for Healthy People 2030.

Comment on Healthy People 2030’s vision, mission, foundational principles, plan of action, and overarching goals, including the following.

  • Foundational Principle #3 - Achieving health and well-being requires eliminating health disparities, achieving health equity, and attaining health literacy.
  • Overarching Goal #2 - Attain health literacy, achieve health equity, eliminate disparities, and improve the health and well-being of all populations.

Public comment will be open until September 29, 2017 at 5:00p.m. ET.

To comment, go to: https://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/About-Healthy-People/Development-Healthy-People-2030/Public-Comment/Items-for-comment