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Download the National Prevention Strategy, National Prevention Council Action Plan, fact sheets, and other information.

National Prevention Council

National Prevention Strategy

Fact Sheets

Strategic Directions
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Implementation Resources

Scientific Resources

These resources were used to validate the evidence base for each recommendation in the National Prevention Strategy.

  • Community Health Improvement Navigator (CHI Navigator) A website from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that provides expert-vetted tools and resources for people who lead or participate in community health improvement work within hospitals and health systems, public health agencies, and other community organizations.
  • The Guide to Community Preventive Services Site exit disclaimer  A free resource to help you choose programs and policies to improve health and prevent disease in your community.
  • The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)  The USPSTF is a leading independent panel of non-Federal experts in prevention and evidence-based medicine.
  • Healthy People 2020 Healthy People provides science-based, 10-year national objectives for improving the health of all Americans.
  • The Institute of Medicine (IOM) Site exit disclaimer The IOM applies the National Academies’ rigorous research process, aimed at providing objective and straightforward answers to difficult questions of national importance.

Prevention Advisory Group


  • The Affordable Care Act  Read the full text of the health care law or click on each Title to see a brief outline and then read the law section by section. 
    Section 4001 called for the establishment of the National Prevention Council and subsequently the development of the
    National Prevention Strategy. Download Section 4001 (PDF - 242 KB).

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