Analysing the Healthy Public Policy’s Impact on the School Health Program: Usaha Kesehatan Sekolah (UKS)

Muji Sulistyowati, Oedojo Soedirham

Abstract

According to WHO document, health is clearlyconnected to educational accomplishment, quality of life and economic productivity. Research conducted in both developing and developed countries shows that school health programsin each nation can concurrentlydecrease common health problems, increase the efficiency of the education system, advance public health and improve education to do with social and economic developments. Since 1950, WHO has long been an important task in promoting the health of children through schools.In Indonesia, Usaha Kesehatan Sekolah (UKS) is one of the school health programs coordinated by the four Ministries. Many studies showed that there has been no optimal implementation yet ofUKS. The healthy public policy concept could be a tool to analyse the possible policy shifting and strive to incorporate the concept of health promotioninUKS. This paper describes the possible policy changes on UKS program to be a health promoting school. Those changes needed healthy public policy to succeed.

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in Harvard Style

Sulistyowati M. and Soedirham O. (2017). Analysing the Healthy Public Policy’s Impact on the School Health Program: Usaha Kesehatan Sekolah (UKS).In Proceedings of the 4th Annual Meeting of the Indonesian Health Economics Association - Volume 1: INAHEA, ISBN 978-989-758-335-3, pages 5-9. DOI: 10.5220/0007022500050009


in Bibtex Style

@conference{inahea17,
author={Muji Sulistyowati and Oedojo Soedirham},
title={Analysing the Healthy Public Policy’s Impact on the School Health Program: Usaha Kesehatan Sekolah (UKS)},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 4th Annual Meeting of the Indonesian Health Economics Association - Volume 1: INAHEA,},
year={2017},
pages={5-9},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0007022500050009},
isbn={978-989-758-335-3},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF

JO - Proceedings of the 4th Annual Meeting of the Indonesian Health Economics Association - Volume 1: INAHEA,
TI - Analysing the Healthy Public Policy’s Impact on the School Health Program: Usaha Kesehatan Sekolah (UKS)
SN - 978-989-758-335-3
AU - Sulistyowati M.
AU - Soedirham O.
PY - 2017
SP - 5
EP - 9
DO - 10.5220/0007022500050009