Creating Healthy Communities

Today’s healthcare model is based on intervention (we diagnose illness and prescribe treatment). The future of healthcare rests in the ability of community to provide for prevention of disease. To be cost effective and provide wellness for every individual, communities will need to be creative. Healthcare in the future will be provided in schools, after-school programs, senior centers designed to keep people healthy and a host of other venues that will be established as part of a wellness community in both rural and urban areas. There is a large pool of healing resources and practitioners in communities that can be mobilized to create a network focused on keeping people healthy.
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