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Q & A: Jerry Winslow and Gary Gunderson on Faith and Healthcare

    Here’s a conversation with two people deeply rooted in connections between faith and health. Both serve as leaders in Stakeholder Health. Dr. Gerald Winslow, a.k.a. Jerry, is Vice President for Mission and Culture for Loma Linda University Health. He is the founding Director of the Institute for Health Policy and Leadership. He is also Professor […]

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RWJF Culture of Health Prize: Call for Applications

  The RWJF Culture of Health Prize honors and elevates U.S. communities that are making great strides in their journey toward better health. Up to ten $25,000 prizes will be awarded. The prize recognizes “the impact of communities that have placed a priority on health and are creating powerful partnerships and deep commitments that will enable […]

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The Inaugural Summit on the Social Determinants of Health

Save the Date The Inaugural Summit on the Social Determinants of Health The Drake Hotel in Chicago, Illinois December 5 & 6, 2016 There are clear associations between social determinants and poor health status among children, adults, and seniors. Factors such as food insecurity, lack of safe and affordable housing, quality education, transportation, and isolation […]

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A Day in the Life of a Community Health Worker (CHW)

By Dominica Rehbein and Nancy Combs, with Nada Dickinson  “Serving as a community health worker is being a resource to help ease some of the stressors in people’s lives. We are a bridge of support that brings our clients to the road of their success.”  — Nada Dickinson, Community Health Worker, Detroit   Nada Dickinson, […]

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Diagnosis Hunger: Addressing Hunger as a Health Issue

September 14, 2016 On the Campus of Loma Linda Health in Loma Linda, CA Free Don’t miss the regional summit on addressing hunger as a health issue and other social determinants on September 14, 2016 in Loma Linda, CA – presented by The Root Cause Coalition in partnership with The Alliance to End Hunger and hosted by Loma Linda University Health. There are clear […]

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Memphis Workshop, September 19-20

The Congregational Health Network: Adaptation Seminar – Immersion and Presentation September 19-20th, 2016 Methodist University Hospital, Memphis The Congregational Health Network is a partnership between Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare, congregations and other relevant community entities in the Memphis metropolitan area designed to address health issues by increasing the congregation’s and the hospital’s ability to care for […]

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Webinar: Health literacy efforts led by CHWs & Faith Communities

Health Literacy Efforts Led by Community Health Workers & Faith Communities Health as a Second Language: Connecting Health Insurance Literacy to Outreach and Coverage to Care Efforts Wednesday, July 13, 2016, 2:00 p.m. EDT Register HERE. This in from Heidi Christensen at the HHS’s Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships: Connections: A Peer Learning Webinar Series […]

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