A Moment of Urgency and Opportunity

After decades of focus on the health care system, we have come to recognize that complex social factors have a powerful influence on our well-being. We see more clearly than ever that to improve the nation’s health, we must engage all sectors to improve population health, well-being, and equity.

 

$3,000,000,000,000

ANNUAL HEALTH EXPENDITURES IN THE U.S.

$226,000,000,000

ANNUAL LOSS OF PRODUCTIVITY BECAUSE OF HEALTH ISSUES

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U.S. CHILDREN ARE OVERWEIGHT OR OBESE