Ideas Contributed [ 2 ] [+]
Providing access to health services in rural areas: I suggest providing mental health care teams (interdisciplinary teams) particulary focussed on the issue of PTSD and other comorbid mental health issues for our returning veterans. The teams should incorporate home based mental health care (They are already providing home based primary care). This would decrease the rates of readmission, travel expense, and more so ...more »
This idea is focussed on preventing childhood obesity. I suggest setting up programs in schools, where there is a class once a week on healthy eating/physical activity. This should start at elementary school level as patterns of behavior are set in those formative years.