For the Public’s Health: Investing in a Healthier Future

A report commissioned by the Institute of Medicine in 2012 underscores that in order for health outcomes to improve in the U.S., we will need to transform the way the nation invests in health to pay more attention to population-based prevention efforts; remedy the dysfunctional manner in which public health funding is allocated, structured and used; and ensure stable funding for public health departments.

“For the Public’s Health: Investing in a Healthier Future.” Institute of Medicine 10 April 2012.