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SAN JOSE — This Sunday, Aug. 14, on “Asian Pacific America” with Robert Handa: We focus on health in the AAPI community with Bay Area health professionals and former guests. Dr. Linda Shiue (pictured) is a doctor and professional chef combining her love for both professions in her award-winning book “Spicebox Kitchen.” Testing for Hepatitis B …

​ PUBLIC INPUT SOUGHT ON El DORADO COUNTY COMMUNITY HEALTH ASSESSMENT   (Placerville, CA) – El Dorado County Public Health is seeking the public’s input on a Countywide Community Health Assessment survey. “The data we collect from this survey will be very helpful to determine which health issues are most important to residents, and as …

On August 1, 2022, First Choice Community Healthcare, Inc. confirmed that the company experienced a data breach after an unauthorized party gained access to sensitive consumer data contained on First Choice’s network. According to First Choice, the breach resulted in the patients’ names, Social Security numbers, and protected health information being compromised. Recently, First Choice …

From BGSU OFFICE OF MARKETING & BRAND STRATEGY Bowling Green State University recently hired a community health educator as part of its continued investment into the health and well-being of students, faculty and staff and commitment to the BGSU Community of Care action plan. A recent BGSU graduate, Lauren Albert ’21 began her role as the University’s …

July 7, 2022 | Austin | Press Release Governor Greg Abbott continues to oversee and direct Texas state agency efforts to assist and support the Uvalde community following the tragedy at Robb Elementary School. As part of the State of Texas’ comprehensive plan to coordinate state and local resources for affected members of the Uvalde community, multiple agencies …

Rural Community Perspectives on Transportation and Health (Spring 2022) By Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Healthworks, Kansas Hospital Association, Kansas Health Institute | June 30, 2022 Print READ IT HERE: Kansans in rural communities often must travel great distances to meet healthcare, social and occupational needs. Transportation challenges in these communities may contribute to …

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) – The Mobile County Health Department and its primary care division, Family Health debuted their brand new Mobile Medical Unit at the Dotch Community Center. The new addition is now ready to be put into service and will soon begin traveling throughout Mobile County. Folks stopped by to get a tour and …

View Larger Image June 28, 2022 | FAYETTEVILLE – Whitney Beard, of Calico Rock, was hired recently through a partnership between the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and Mitchell’s Park Street Pharmacy to help people in Izard County navigate the health care system. As an embedded community health worker, Beard is available to …

The MGH has always been home to people who want to make a difference in their communities – within the hospital and beyond. Now, staff are taking their advocacy to the state and federal levels through the newly formed Executive Committee on Community Health (ECOCH) and Executive Committee on Diversity and Equity (ECODE) Policy and …

A homeless man holds a sign asking for money by an entrance to a subway station in New York, Oct. 9, 2015. Photo: Mark Lennihan/Associated Press Tucked away in the gun law President Biden just signed is a provision increasing funding for preventive outpatient treatment for mental illness. This is an important step toward solving …