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Host local post-broadcast conversation about opioids in your community!     

  HHS Live Stream-National Recovery Month Event Recovery, Prevention, & Hope: National Experts on Opioids & Other Addictions Equip Faith & Community Leaders   September 27 Live Stream: 1- 2 p.m. EDT Host your own local conversation 2- 3 p.m. EDT Live from Washington D.C., the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services will convene […]

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Study Shows Nutrition Program Could Save Hospitals up to $3,800 per Patient

      Four Chicago area hospitals showed early nutrition treatment treatment can save millions of dollars by decreasing length of hospital stay and readmissions.   Abbott Park, IL & Downers Grove, IL, PRNewswire Making sure people stay nourished in the hospital has shown to help patients recover, and real-world evidence confirms its cost benefits […]

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Webinar on Opioids for Faith & Community-based Leaders & Community Members

There is Hope: Treatment, Recovery, & Prevention Wednesday, August 16, 2017 Noon- 1 pm EST, Register for this webinar HERE! Join The HHS Partnership Center and experts from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration for this webinar series designed especially for faith and community leaders […]

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Conference: Faith-Inspired Health, Howard U, Washington, DC

Faith-Inspired Health: Reason, Risk & Responsibility Sept. 5-6, 2017 Howard University Hospital Ballroom West, 2041 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20059 CLICK HERE to REGISTER     Agenda  Tuesday September 5, 2017 1 pm  Welcome Dean of the Divinity School (Invited) Jim Diegel (Howard University Hospital) Jerry Winslow (Loma Linda Institute for Health Policy and Leadership) […]

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Webinar: America Awakens! Next Generation Strategies

  America Awakens! Next Generation Strategies for Health Systems and Community Health A conversation with Dora Barilla and Tyler Norris August 9th, 12 noon EST FREE Click HERE to Register What kind of new and serious heavy-lifting strategies are emerging to address the health needs of our most vulnerable citizens? A dialog with Dora Barilla and […]

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The Midwest Forum on Hospitals, Health Systems and Population Health

Midwest Forum on Hospitals, Health Systems & Population Health: Partnerships to Build a Culture of Health   Nov. 29 – Dec. 1, 2017 Westin Hotel in Chicago Click HERE for more information and to register. A first-of-its-kind regional meeting, the Forum will attract hospital and health leaders and stakeholders from seven Midwestern states: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, […]

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Stakeholder Health Forum Series — Listen to the community!

  Links to the Stakeholder Health Forum Series Stakeholder Health Forums are web-based presentations by health system professionals participating in an on–going open source learning collaborative that aims to improve the health of the populations they serve. Many of these forums were co-hosted with the Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships at the US Dept. […]

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Faith in Health Conference, Sept. 5-6, Howard U, Washington, D.C.

      Faith in Health: Reasons, Risks & Responsibilities A conference for: Those who seek a deeper level of relationships with community partners who share our Spirit in this moment of crisis and hope Participants of the collaborative learning process of Stakeholder Health People of influence within the communities of faith who share that […]

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Webinar: Using policy to address root causes of food insecurity

  Hospital-Community Partnerships: Using Local & Institutional Policy to Address Root Causes of Food Insecurity Tuesday July 25, 2017, 1-2 pm ET / 10-11 am PT Hospital-Community Partnership Webinar Series Join the second webinar of the  Moving Health Care Upstream & ChangeLab Solutions Hospital-Community Partnership Webinar Series! Hospital-Community Partnerships: Using Local & Institutional Policy to Address Root Causes of […]

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Congregational Health Network: Adaptation Seminar, Sept. 25-6

The Congregational Health Network: Adaptation Seminar – Immersion and Presentation September 25-26, 2017 Methodist University Hospital, Memphis Contact Niels French for registration and further information: Niels.french@mlh.org Tel. 901-516-0835 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 […]

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