Increase the proportion of emergency messages in news stories that include steps for reducing personal health threats — HC/HIT‑D03

Status: Developmental


Increase the proportion of crisis and emergency risk messages embedded in print and broadcast news stories that promote steps the reader or viewer can take to reduce their personal health threat


This objective currently has developmental status, meaning it is a high-priority public health issue that has evidence-based interventions to address it, but doesn’t yet have reliable baseline data. Once baseline data are available, this objective may be considered to become a core Healthy People 2030 objective.