What Works for Health
What Works for Health Reports
Read our reports for deeper looks into what's working for specific topics and areas of the country.
What Works? Social and Economic Opportunities to Improve Health for All
What Works for Health: Strategies to Improve Rural Health
Featured StrategiesThese strategies can help your community in its health improvement journey.
Establish roads that avoid built-up areas such as towns, cities, or commercial/business districts
Attach metal bars, frames, or crush proof cabs to a tractor that provide a safety zone for an operator in the event of a rollover or overturn
Establish partnerships between farmers and consumers in which consumers purchase a share of a farm’s products in advance
Gather food left in fields after a primary harvest, food in fields where harvesting is not profitable, or excess produce from orchards, packing houses, urban agriculture sites, etc.