IU Health Changes for Abortion Ban

IU Health Changes for Abortion Ban

MUNCIE, Ind.— In August, Indiana became the first state to sign an abortion ban into law and hospitals in the state prepared for the effects. Teams at IU Health, Indiana’s largest healthcare provider, have been working for several weeks to make changes to their procedures, training programs and resources to enable their providers to comply … Read more

Karyn Springer, MD, Physician Lead, Appointed Associate Dean for Clinical Learning in Intermountain Population Health

Karyn Springer, MD, Physician Lead, Appointed Associate Dean for Clinical Learning in Intermountain Population Health

Sep 19, 2022 10:00 a.m. Karyn Springer, MD, a respected physician, administrator, and leader, is appointed assistant dean for clinical learning in intermountain population health at the University of Utah’s Spencer Fox Eccles School of Medicine (SFESOM), effective July 1, October 2022. The appointment is part of a joint focus between Intermountain Healthcare and University … Read more

California governor approves mental health courts for homeless people

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — With more than 100,000 people living on the streets, California Governor Gavin Newsom on Wednesday signed a new law that could force some of them into treatment under a program which the first-term governor describes as “caring” but opponents argue it’s cruel. Newsom signed the Community Assistance, Recovery and Empowerment Act … Read more

College of Public Health staff mentor students during the undergraduate summer research program

Three undergrad students were mentored by College of Public Health staff during the 2022 Summer Undergraduate Research Program. Ethan Sajko (left), Mohammad Salimi (middle) and Gabrielle Estep (right)

Two faculty members from the College of Public Health (COPH) mentored students during the Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Joseph Fauver, PhD and Catherine Pratt, MS. sponsored students participating in SURP. The program gives undergraduate students the opportunity to join research teams and see first-hand the wide range … Read more

Prospect Medical Systems Achieves NCQA Accreditation for Population Health Programs

Prospect Medical Systems Achieves NCQA Accreditation for Population Health Programs

LOS ANGELES, August 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Prospect Medical Systems has received a three-year National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) accreditation in population health programs for kidney disease and heart failure. This accreditation was awarded after a rigorous review process of Prospect’s strong population health systems, processes and people and demonstrates the organization’s commitment to … Read more

Health Care Worker Bonus Program

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Program Information New York’s frontline essential health care and mental hygiene workers have helped us through a once-in-a-century public health crisis and transformed our state into a model for fighting and defeating COVID-19. To attract talented people to the profession at such a tense time, while retaining those who have worked so tirelessly over the … Read more

Editorial: New mental health helpline paves way for more accessible care

Editorial: New mental health helpline paves way for more accessible care

Content Disclaimer: This article contains mentions of suicide. * * * Since the start of the pandemic, local, national and global crises have contributed to a steady increase in mental health issues in communities. Increased funding and more accessible mental health resources provide solutions and connect sufferers to quality care. This academic year, UNC has … Read more

Health insurers and 13 million subscribers applaud Senate extension of Obamacare credits

Health insurers and 13 million subscribers applaud Senate extension of Obamacare credits

The US Senate passed the Inflation Reduction Act on Sunday, August 7, 2022, which expands tax credits … [+] to purchase individual coverage under the Affordable Care Act for millions of Americans. This vote is in stark contrast to this photo and the moment a protester holds a sign during a rally against the GOP … Read more

ARC Health Announces Hiring of Veteran CEO

BEACHWOOD, Ohio, August 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — ARC Health, a Thurston Group portfolio company based in Beachwood, Ohiois proud to announce the appointment of vincent mora as general manager. Established in 2021, the mental health-focused management services organization supports psychiatry, psychology and therapy service providers in multiple locations across United States. “I am honored to … Read more