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The Healthy Maine Partnerships (HMP) initiative

https://www.maine.gov/dhhs/mecdc/program-descriptions/healthy-maine-partnerships.pdf

Initiative Description: The Healthy Maine Partnerships (HMP) initiative funded local school health coordinators (SHCs).

Study Results: Increased the offering of intramural or physical activity clubs

Reference: O’Brien, L. M., Polacsek, M., MacDonald, P. B., Ellis, J., Berry, S., & Martin, M. (2010). Impact of a school health coordinator intervention on health-related school policies and student behavior. Journal of School Health, 80(4), 176–185. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1746-1561.2009.00484.x

Level of Evidence: 2 out of 5 stars Good