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Integrated substance abuse program provides hope and healing in the High Desert

June 02, 2019
Juan DeRosas*, 27, was homeless when he was admitted to the seven day detox program at St. John of God Healthcare Services in Victorville. After...

Patient navigation team improves lives

June 02, 2019
Jane*, 82, was living outside of Lubbock, Texas, with a history of uncontrolled diabetes, high blood pressure and heart failure when she was...

Peer leader navigators help newcomers adjust

June 02, 2019
On a snowy winter evening, Marie Claire Mukambuguje knocks on the door of a Congolese family, who arrived to Alaska five months earlier. The...

Caring for a community as a community: Swedish supports Seattle King County Clinic

June 02, 2019
For the last five years, volunteers from over 130 healthcare organization, civic agencies, non-profits, and volunteers from across the State of...

Getting to the heart of saving lives

June 02, 2019
Swedish and WW-NAHN partner with SPIARC community organization to Train Promotoras to be CPR Instructors.

Bridging cultural and language divides with personal care and technology

June 02, 2019
With the help of Providence Health & Services in Oregon, Catholic parishes in Washington, Multnomah and Yamhill counties are successfully...

A safety net for patients after hospital discharge

June 02, 2019
Increasing the chances of recovery by addressing social needs in Oregon.

Creating a continuum of care for highly vulnerable populations

June 02, 2019
James, a 55-year old man with Type 1 diabetes and a dependency on alcohol, was admitted to the emergency room for a collapsed lung following an...

Waterfront recovery services improves community wellness

June 02, 2019
Humboldt County, the northern most county of California, has some of the highest rates in the state of drug and alcohol related outcomes including...

Residents empowered to improve the health of their communities

June 02, 2019
It’s no secret that the obesity epidemic is a serious problem. About 93.3 million US adults1 are obese, and obesity is the second leading...
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