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Register NOW for Webinar on Medical Reserve Corps!

Have you met the Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) volunteers in your community?  This national network of volunteers—including medical and public health professionals—are eager to work with you and your community on a broad range of health activities including chronic disease prevention, AED and Hands Only CPR training, obesity reduction, heart health and so much more! Tune in […]

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CAPT Rob Tosatto: Medical Reserve Corps

Interview with CAPT Rob Tosatto about the Medical Reserve Corps Next time you encounter a Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) volunteer, be sure to thank him or her for serving your community. These individuals play critical roles in strengthening community health and building resilience across the country. They are often among the first to respond in […]

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Congregational Health Network: Adaptation Seminar, June 11-12, 2015

The Congregational Health Network: Adaptation Seminar—Immersion and Presentation June 11-12th, 2015 Location: Methodist University Hospital, 1265 Union Ave. 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 […]

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Your Work Counts Again Video

Henry Ford Health Stystem employees perform in music video, ‘Your Work Counts Again’ A cast of almost 50 employees of Henry Ford Health System, plus a host of others working behind the scenes, came together to create a music video designed to capture the hearts and motivate the spirits of Henry Ford employees. “The video […]

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Navigating the Dragons

      By Gary Gunderson Hospitals are finding our way out the door and across the sidewalk where our patients live. This is the key to moving from World One, where we sell discrete episodes and bits of treatment, to World Two, where healthcare professionals are finally paid to provide a bundle of logically […]

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Guide to Community Navigators

Your Guide to Community Navigators Below you will find several tools and resources from a variety of sources designed to help you conceptualize the many roles community health navigators can play and learn from what others are doing in the field.  We hope you find this guide useful as you build partnerships and conduct outreach in your communities. […]

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Webinar: Prevent & Manage Chronic Conditions

    The following was sent to us by Candace DeMatteis of the Partnership to Fight Chronic Disease Nearly 2,200 Americans die each day from cardiovascular disease. One in four has a mental health problem, yet less than 25 percent receive treatment. One in three will have diabetes by 2050. Of every dollar spent on health care […]

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