Our feature this week is the sixth in a series of articles by Peter O'Donnell on the topic of creating healthy organizations. The previous articles appeared in OHPE issues #51.1 (4/24/98), #73.1 (9/25/98), #84.2 (12/11/98), #92.1 (02/12/99), and #99.1 (04/01/99). These articles can be viewed in the OHPE archives. This week's article introduces the concept of the learning organization, and summarizes recent insights into what it takes to launch and sustain such initiatives.
Our resources message highlights six recent publications relevant to health promotion.