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Webinar: Hospitals & Housing First — Mike Griffin & Larry James

  Getting your chronically homeless patients into permanent supportive housing makes sense! Webinar: Hospitals & Housing First April 4, 2017 at noon EST Mike Griffin & Larry James   Click HERE to Register   Health systems across the nation are increasingly becoming key players in the Housing First movement. And partnerships between hospitals and key community […]

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RWJF Issue Brief: Roles for Hospitals in Community Investment

  New Issue Brief from Robert Wood Johnson Foundation  “Improving Community Health by Strengthening Community Investment: Roles for Hospitals and Health Systems” Read the report HERE. “Hospitals and health systems have an array of non-clinical assets—from their ability to make loans to expertise in real estate, financial, and project management to significant property holdings—that can be […]

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Diagnosis: Hunger — Summit in Denver on hunger as a health issue

Mountain Plains Regional Summit: Diagnosis: Hunger By The Root Cause Coalition and The Alliance to End Hunger May 18, 2017 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER. Join us for Diagnosis: Hunger, a regional summit on addressing hunger as a health issue on Thursday, May 18, 2017 in Denver, Colorado, presented by The Root Cause Coalition and Alliance to End Hunger in partnership with The Colorado Prevention Alliance and Project […]

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SHAC Meets in Denver

Nineteen members of the Stakeholder Health Advisory Committee, or SHAC, met on March 9, 2017, to discuss plans for the future. The meeting was held in conjunction with the Association for Community Health Improvement’s annual meeting. (Thanks, ACHI, for the room!) Minutes from the gathering can be found HERE.  

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Symposium: Community Agency & Health, Oakland

Bridging Health & Community’s Inaugural Symposium Community Agency & Health May 15-16, 2017, Oakland, California   For information & to Register, Click HERE! Ticket Prices $300 ($250): Community-Based Organizations, Community Residents & Students $500 ($450): Government, Nonprofit & University $1100 ($1000): Standard The figures in brackets are the early bird prices, which end March 17th. […]

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Webinar: Becoming Health Improvement Systems: From Hospitals to Community Anchors

Becoming Health Improvement Systems: From Hospitals to Community Anchors Monday, February 27, 12 noon EST   Click Here to REGISTER!   In this discussion, Stakeholder Health Secretary Gary Gunderson of Wake Forest Baptist Health will engage Pablo Bravo of Dignity Health and Kevin Barnett of the Public Health Institute on emerging practices in the engagement […]

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