Issue Brief: Opportunities for States to Improve Infant Health Outcomes
The United States is experiencing an infant health crisis. This brief provides detailed information about infant health at the state level and pairs these data on health outcomes with information on state-level policy action. To help illustrate geographical and racial disparities in infant health outcomes, the accompanying interactive tools allow users to explore where and for whom the infant health crisis is most severe as well as what states are doing to address this challenge.
Publication Date: December 2019
Source: Center for American Progress
Focus Area(s): Healthy Beginnings, Supported Families
Impact Area(s): State
Topic: Assess Where You Live, Take Action, Build a State Effort
Type: Academic Article, Planning Materials