Children can’t learn when they’re sick. And good health is key to maintaining financial stability, and, later in life, independence. Education, income and health – It’s all interconnected. And by working together, we can improve people’s health and quality of life – and that’s good for all of us.
This Bold Goal measure allows us to monitor progress toward the community goal of at least 95% of the community having a usual and appropriate place to go for medical care. Having a usual and appropriate source of medical care allows for regular and preventive care and can help catch minor problems before they become serious.