The goal of this conference is to create an intellectual environment through which health, wellness, social, and community organizations can explore the kinds of partnerships that will expand their capability to serve local communities. The National Prevention Strategy, released June 16, 2011, aims to guide our nation in the most effective and achievable means for improving health and well-being. The Strategy prioritizes prevention by integrating recommendations and actions across multiple settings to improve health and save lives. The Strategy envisions a prevention-oriented society where all sectors recognize the value of health for individuals, families, and society and work together to achieve better health for Americans. The Strategic Directions provide a strong foundation for all of our nation’s prevention efforts and include core recommendations necessary to build a prevention based strategy. Each Strategic Direction can stand alone and can guide actions that will demonstrably improve health. Together, the Strategic Directions create the web needed to fully support Americans in leading longer and healthier lives. The four Strategic Directions are:
The “Healing with CAARE” model, and its newly launched “Center for Accessible-Affordable Health, Research, and Education” (CAAhRE) provides North Carolina’s socially disadvantaged with quality healthcare services; ranging from preventive screenings and outpatient treatment, to full dentistry services and Post Traumatic Stress counseling for the area’s veterans community. Additionally, the center conducts evidence-based research to advance industry practices, legislative standards, etc., while also offering clinical training to Duke University Medical Center’s and University of North Carolina Health Center’s residency physicians. CAAhRE serves as an extension of the organization’s current infrastructure, to not only provide quality access and education to its clients, but to also bolster the organization’s research capabilities and clinical expertise to advance the ways in which healthcare is delivered! This endeavor has led to an expansion of services, which include:
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