Establish national standards for the colors of patient wristbands used to alert health care providers about specific conditions such as allergies or elevated fall risk
Policies & Programs
Policies and programs that can improve health
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Facilitate mediation between tenants and landlords to resolve conflict and prevent eviction
Inform young women and men about HPV and its consequences as well as the benefits of vaccination via telephone, writing, video, or in-person efforts
Expand use of J-1 physician visa waivers for foreign-born physicians who have trained in the US and will serve patients in designated Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs)
Offer flexible working arrangements, allowing the duties of a single full-time position to be covered by two part-time employees
Require wholesalers or retailers to record an identification number for beer kegs and a purchaser’s information (e.g., name and address, date of birth, etc.) at the time of purchase
Provide messages that support physical activity to large and broad audiences using newspapers, radio, television, and billboards
Reduce child and adolescent access to sexual content in television, movies, music, and videogames via rating systems, parental advisories, parental guidelines, etc.
Support programs that provide small loans, usually to disadvantaged individuals, to start or expand a small business, often with business training and other assistance
Help men improve their parenting skills and fathering knowledge via a voluntary, comprehensive fatherhood program