Arts in Healthcare Strategic Plan
Education, Advocacy, and Marketing
Goal: Increase the integration of arts in healthcare and raise the awareness of, and appreciation for, arts in healthcare among all people (patients, art practitioners, healthcare workers and administrators, and the general public).
Research and Evaluation
Goal: Document the state of arts in healthcare programming and develop a plan to: a) conduct qualitative and quantitative research to determine the value of arts in healthcare; and b) disseminate the results of the research.
Goal: Develop a national funding base for arts in healthcare infrastructure and create projects at the national and local levels. Projects may include programs, a major research project, or other initiatives that impact the AIH field.
National Endowment for the Arts · an independent federal agency