Increase the proportion of emergency messages in news stories that show empathy, accountability, and commitment — HC/HIT‑D04

Status: Developmental


Increase the proportion of crisis and emergency risk messages embedded in print and broadcast news stories that demonstrate engagement (i.e., express empathy, accountability, and commitment)


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.