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Who’s Leading the Leading Health Indicators?

The Leading Health Indicators (LHIs) were selected to communicate high-priority health issues and actions that can be taken to address them. To highlight these issues, Healthy People 2020 began focusing on one LHI topic each month starting in 2012.

The monthly “Who’s Leading the Leading Health Indicators?” series provides overviews of LHI topics, noting the most recent data and trends and showcasing states, communities, or organizations that are addressing LHIs in innovative ways.

Explore the implementation stories below to learn how people across the nation are addressing these priority health topics: