CONCEPTS AND STRATEGIES OF PEOPLE-CENTERED PUBLIC HEALTH
Keywords:person- and people-centered approach, public health, health systems, improving population health, ethics, holistic approach, cultural awareness and responsiveness, relational focus, individualized care, common grounds for collaborative actions, persons-ce
AbstractIntroduction: Public health is a discipline that focuses on populations and aims to prevent, promote, and protect health and well-being of individuals and communities. Different factors have limited the effectiveness of public health to achieve their goals. New perspectives to strengthen public health have been recommended.Objective: To examine and describe concepts and strategies of people-centered public health.