This law aims to create the basis for the population to reach and maintain the highest possible level of health. Through politics, programmes, services, and all actions implemented by public authorities, enterprises and civic organizations with the objective of acting on the factors which influence health, preventing diseases and protecting people’s health both in the private and in the public sphere.
Original title: Ley General de Salud Pública
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Governmental / Institutional / Public Health Statutory Body Document, Policy & Policy Analysis
Financial security, social protection, social inclusion, access to care, poverty, Governance, Health in All Policies, Economy of Wellbeing, Health Impact Assessment, sustainable development, Health systems and services, primary health care, integrated systems, prevention services, health workforce, Non-communicable diseases, alcohol, nutrition, obesity, cancer, smoking, physical activity