Race participants The study uses the Healthy Days population health tool from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which measures both mentally and physically Unhealthy Days over a 30-day period. (Photo: Shutterstock)

According to Humana, a sufficient effort is not being made to address economic, social and environmental barriers to health by the traditional health care system in the U.S., which influences both physical and mental health.

But its “Bold Goal” strategy, which it defines in its 2018 Bold Goal Progress Report as “a comprehensive business and health strategy dedicated to improving the health of the communities we serve 20 percent by 2020,” is helping communities achieve progress in maintaining or reducing health risk.

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Marlene Satter

Marlene Y. Satter has worked in and written about the financial industry for decades.

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