Assessment: Assessment and monitoring of the health of communities and at-risk populations in order to identify health problems and priorities.
Policy development: Formulating public policies in collaboration with community and government leaders that are designed to solve local and national health problems and priorities.
Assurance: Assuring that all populations have access to appropriate and cost-effective care, including health promotion and disease prevention services, and evaluation of the effectiveness of that care.
Examples of public health at work in your community include:
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