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Akshita Singh
How housing influences health: A conversation with the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute

The high cost of housing is a major public health issue that is affecting..

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Taking AIM at Rising Rates of Maternal Morbidity and Mortality

There is exciting innovation happening in maternal and child health..

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Examining Food Deserts in the US:  Lessons Learned from Philadelphia's Success Story

There are multiple social factors that affect a person’s health and life..

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Telehealth program Project ECHO aims to close gaps in health disparities in rural community cancer centers

According to a presentation at the Association of Community Cancer Centers..

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Upside-only MSSP ACOs, unwilling to assume downside financial risk, confront CMS proposed changes for 2019

The Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) launched in 2012 and has since..

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New legislation will make 2019 a big year for action against the opioid crisis, according to the Betty Ford Foundation

The nation’s leading nonprofit addiction treatment provider, the Hazelden..

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How to help community health workers succeed, according to UPenn research

Many healthcare organizations are trying to improve population health with a..

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Poor care coordination is most prevalent cause of medical-related oncology errors, say VA researchers

Although oncology care providers are leaders in patient-safety,..

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How CareMore’s Togetherness Program is Tackling the Loneliness Epidemic

An increasing number of health care providers and health delivery systems are..

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