Recent Releases

2015 Open Enrollment Begins
2015 Open Enrollment Begins

WTOP Interview with Alan Weil - Alan Weil looks at how this year's health insurance enrollment is going.

Tags: WTOP, Affordable Care Act, Insurance, Alan Weil, Exchanges

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Collaborating For Community Health
Collaborating For Community Health



Tags: Children's Health, Alan Weil, Medicaid, Determinants Of Health, Accountable Care Organizations, Andrew Beck, Ian Galloway, Douglas Jutte, Yanique Redwood, Rajiv Bhatia, J. Emilio Carrillo, Bethany Rogerson, Matthew Trowbridge, Dolores Acevedo-Garcia, Joseph Schuchter, Ross Owen, Paul W. Mattessich, Community

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How Poor Housing Affects Asthma In Kids
How Poor Housing Affects Asthma In Kids

WTOP Interview with Andrew Beck - Andrew Beck's November Health Affairs study found a correlation between housing code violations and ER use by children with asthma.

Tags: WTOP, Children's Health, Emergency Care, Environmental Health, Andrew Beck, Asthma

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Bridging The Gap: A Community Health Program Saved Lives, Then Closed Its Doors
Bridging The Gap: A Community Health Program Saved Lives, Then Closed Its Doors

A program connecting community health workers with patients in Boston shows benefits but is shuttered after funds dry up.

Tags: Health Reform, Medicare, HIV and AIDS, Medicaid, Heidi L. Behforouz

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Opening A Channel: Finding Connection And Healing Beyond The Clinic
Opening A Channel: Finding Connection And Healing Beyond The Clinic

A community health worker and his patient share stories to create an empowering narrative of diabetes and treatment.

Tags: Health Reform, Primary Care, Chronic Care, Prevention, Samuel Slavin

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