For your first discussion visit the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s Status Reports (Links to an external site.) which highlights the top 10 important public health problems and concerns. Choose one of the problems to drive your discussion.
Identify the problem.
Describe what aspects of a population health approach are being used to address the problem (Hint: If you click on the disease, they identify best practices or interventions).
Why do you think it’s important that these population health approaches are being used to address this public health problem?