Health in All Policies

Addressing the Legal and Policy Foundations of Health Impact Assessment

The concept of Health in All Policies aims to improve the health outcomes associated with policies in an attempt to mitigate health disparities and provide optimal environments for healthier living.

This multidisciplinary framework seeks to improve health through effective assessment and reformation of policy for organizations of any level and stature. The importance of integrating health in policy assessment and decision-making is a key concept in the growing field of health impact assessment.