In the PRC National Health Survey, over two-thirds of American adults are classified as “overweight,” (67.8%) with almost half of those two-thirds also being “obese” (32.8%).
In the Age of the Internet, many caregivers hope their patients come to them with questions about what they read online. In all reality, fewer Americans than ever talk to their doctors about what they find.
Many of you, especially those working with patients, regularly encounter illiterate adults and may not even know it.
The people behind the WNC Health Network took that sentiment to heart and applied the spirit of collaboration to their Community Health Needs Assessments to identify and solve health problems in their community.
In early September, a trio of PRC teammates hopped on a plane bound for Nashville, Tennessee to attend the Society for Health Care Strategy & Market Development (SHSMD) Conference.
After a summer of conducting research spanning the country, the 2019 study is now available for download.