CHRONIC DISEASE PREVENTION Chronic disease prevention programs inform, educate, and empower people about health issues. Staff provide screening, education, interventions, referrals, and other support services for individuals and families. Services are aimed at reducing risk factors and modifying behaviors to prevent chronic disease and promote optimal health for all residents. These programs serve people throughout each life stage with special services for pregnant women, infants, children, and others aimed at early detection and prevention of common health problems.
C HRONIC D ISEAS E P R EV ENTI O N