Washington, District of Columbia and Community Health

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5/26/2022 Washington state minorities found to die at younger ages from opioids than whites Washington state minorities found to die at younger ages from opioids than whitesWhile opioid-use cuts across socio-economic boundaries, racial and ethnic minorities in Washington state are more likely to suffer fatal overdoses ... researcher with WSU's Institute for Research and Education to Advance Community Health, or IREACH, and lead author on the study published in the Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment.For some minorities, such as Hispanics, the ...
5/26/2022 Washington state minorities die at younger ages from opioids than whites ‚Äì WSU Insider - WSU News Washington state minorities die at younger ages from opioids than whitesSPOKANE, Wash. ‚Ai While opioid-use cuts across socio-economic boundaries, racial and ethnic minorities in Washington state are more likely to suffer fatal ... with WSU‚Aos Institute for Research and Education to Advance Community Health, or IREACH , and lead author on the study published in the Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment .For some minorities, such as Hispanics, the ...
5/11/2022 U.S. Senate hopeful Joseph Pinion III visits Genesee, Wyoming to offer voters a choice | Local News | thelcn.com ... community health center clinics.‚AuWe know there is bipartisan agreement in Washington DC to have funding and support for community health centers,‚Au he said. ‚AuI‚Aove worked in the non-profit, health care space. We know that for every dollar we spend on community health centers, we get $11 in economic productivity. Community health centers aren‚Aot just improving the level of care people receive. It also increases the ...
5/3/2022 Seattle health fair offers free screenings, wellness activities PR Newswire WASHINGTON , May 3, 2022 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Endocrine experts will deliver free health services to underrepresented communities, including Latinx and Hispanic residents, during EndoCares® Seattle , an in-person health education event being held ... Society is partnering with the University of Washington , Sea Mar Community Health Centers, and Lilly Diabetes to bring Seattle complimentary health services and hormone health education. The event will focus on diabetes, obesity and heart ...
4/25/2022 YMCA of Metropolitan Washington 1300 provides a month of Y Child Care for a preschooler. YMCA of Metropolitan Washington CFC Number: 74703The YMCA of Metropolitan Washington, one of the first YMCAs in the United States, founded in 1852 ... YMCA Calomiris and YMCA Capital View.In addition, the Y's Community Health Department offers cooking and nutrition classes for youth, adults, seniors, and families as well as diabetes prevention and blood pressure self-management classes ...
4/23/2022 WASHINGTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS COURT MEETING ON TUESDAY - KWHI.com The Washington County Commissioners Court has three action items on the agenda for their next meeting Tuesday morning. The Commissioners will act upon the approval of pending Washington County Expo Rental Regulations Contracts. They are ... Washington County EMS for conducting an unpaid internship program for Community Health majors. The Emergency Management Coordinator, County Clerk, District Clerk, Justice of the Peace, Auditor, Tax Assessor\/Collector, Treasurer, Constables, and Election Officer are ...
4/19/2022 Washington Healthcare Update - April 2022 #2 Healthcare Washington Healthcare Update ‚Ai April 2022 2 By Curation Bot Last updated Apr 19, 2022 0 Share This Week in Washington: COVID-19 Public Health Emergency Extended for 90 More Days Congress Senate Bipartisan ... and Public Transit HRSA Allocates $226.5 Million to Launch the Community Health Worker Training Program HRSA Allocates Funds to Improve Maternal Health MACPAC Releases Reference Guide to Federal Medicaid Statute and Regulations Other Activity FTC ...
4/15/2022 NLC Selects Nine Cities to Participate in National Arts and Wellness Initiative One Nation One Project ‚Ai to Address COVID Recovery and to Improve Well-Being and Social Cohesion]Washington, DC ‚Ai The National League of Cities (NLC) Institute for Youth, Education, and Families (IYEF) has competitively selected nine sites to participate in a pilot peer learning cohort for its newly-launched initiative, Improving Community Health and Resilience through the Arts. The Arts & Health pilot cohort includes the City of Gainesville, Florida ...
4/13/2022 Lawsuit Would Compel the Environmental Protection Agency to Enforce Air Pollution Law Washington, DC ‚Ai April 13, 2022) Today, a coalition of environmental organizations filed a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) because it has failed to enforce the Regional Haze Rule as required by the ... Air pollution from burning fossil fuels and other sources worsens community health, drives up healthcare costs, and makes it harder for kids to learn and play and adults to work.The same sources of pollution ...
4/13/2022 Lawsuit Would Compel the Environmental Protection Agency to Enforce Air Pollution Law Edward Smith, [email protected] Gonzales, [email protected] Stein, [email protected], DC - Today, a coalition of environmental organizations filed a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) because it has failed to enforce ... Air pollution from burning fossil fuels and other sources worsens community health, drives up healthcare costs, and makes it harder for kids to learn and play and adults to work.The same sources of pollution ...
2/23/2022 Dental Hygienist ‚Äì Community Health of Central Washington ‚Äì Ellensburg, WA Are you looking for a work family; a home away from home? You‚Aove come to the right place! Community Health of Central Washington (CHCW) offers an opportunity to work in a culturally rich, diverse, and rewarding dental care environment with exceptional health benefits, life insurance, PTO, paid holidays, retirement, and more!Our Ellensburg Dental Care (EDC) facility has an opening for an experienced Dental Hygienist to provide oral care ...
2/22/2022 D.C. Safe Babies Safe Moms initiative brings high-risk obstetrics services to birthing individuals in Ward 8 PR Newswire WASHINGTON , Feb. 22, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- MedStar Health and Community of Hope announce a new partnership to address inequities in maternal and child health in Ward 8. Melissa H. Fries , MD , a high-risk obstetrics specialist ... health access and equity in Washington, DC . We operate three community health centers, offering medical, dental, and emotional wellness as well as extensive patient supportive services which reached over 13,000 people in 2021. We also ...
2/17/2022 Maternal and Child Health Block Grant - Washington State Department of Health ... health of women, infants, children, youth, and their families.To receive the grant each year, the Office of Family and Community Health Improvement submits an application and report to the U.S. Department of Health and ... a 2020 needs assessment, and considered federal requirements and existing Washington state strategic plans and priorities.Based on this analysis, and as required by the grant, DOH has chosen national performance measures for this five ...
2/2/2022 Georgia Files Suit Against CMS for ‚ÄúRegulatory Bait and Switch‚Äù Over its Expansion Population | Medicaid and the Law ... Washington, DC office and will be a regular contributor to the blog. In a past role, he‚Aos written pieces of legislation that have been enacted into the Medicaid statute and continues to be very passionate about the subject, as well as many other areas of health law.‚Ai‚AiOn January 22, 2022, Georgia and the Georgia Department of Community Health filed suit against the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ...
1/28/2022 Where to find free N95 masks in Washington - NewsBreak WASHINGTON - In the coming days, Washingtonians will have access to free N95 masks. Earlier this month, President Joe Biden announced that the government would provide 400 million N95 masks from the Strategic National Stockpile to pharmacies and community health centers across the country, and Washington should be receiving its shipment ...
1/27/2022 Advocates for Community Health and the National Press Club Host Panel of Community Health Center Leaders to Address Workforce Shortage Crisis and COVID-19 PR Newswire WASHINGTON Join Advocates for Community Health (ACH) and the National Press Club on Tuesday, February 1 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ET for a virtual briefing with community health center leaders from across the country as they share the challenges their overstretched workforce is facing and urge leaders in Washington to take action to invest in immediate and long-term solutions .Federally qualified community health centers (FQHCs) have a ...
8/9/2021 North Dakota Guard Soldiers Returning From Washington U.S. News & World Report Virtual Series: Community Health Leadership Forum ¬ª Community Health Leadership Forum ¬ª A U.S. News virtual event series on how to improve community health across the country. Learn more North Dakota Guard Soldiers Returning From Washington Members of a Bismarck-based North Dakota Army National Guard unit who were called to active duty in Washington, D. BISMARCK, N,D, (AP) ‚Ai Members of a Bismarck-based [North Dakota](/news/best ...
8/8/2021 U.S. Senate Edges Toward Passage of $1 Tln Infrastructure Bill U.S. News & World Report Virtual Series: Community Health Leadership Forum » Community Health Leadership Forum » A U.S. News virtual event series on how to improve community health across the country. Learn more U.S. Senate Edges Toward Passage of ... to the bipartisan infrastructure bill at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC, U.S., August 7, 2021. REUTERS/Ken CedenoReuters By David Morgan and Makini Brice WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate will try to move toward ...
8/5/2021 U.S. May Deny Visas to Central American Officials Accused of Corruption U.S. News & World Report Virtual Series: Community Health Leadership Forum » Community Health Leadership Forum » A U.S. News virtual event series on how to improve community health across the country. Learn more U.S. May Deny Visas to Central American Officials Accused of Corruption FILE PHOTO: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken delivers remarks at the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence (NSCAI) Global Emerging Technology Summit in Washington, DC, U.S. July 13, 2021 ...
8/5/2021 Nadal Returns to Tour With 3-Set Win Over Sock in Washington U.S. News & World Report Virtual Series: Community Health Leadership Forum » Community Health Leadership Forum » A U.S. News virtual event series on how to improve community health across the country. Learn more Nadal Returns to Tour With 3-Set Win Over Sock in Washington Rafael Nadal has won his first match back after being off the tour for nearly two months. Rafael Nadal, of Spain, reaches for a shot from Jack Sock, of ...
8/5/2021 Washington Supreme Court to Hear Police Public Records Case U.S. News & World Report Virtual Series: Community Health Leadership Forum ¬ª Community Health Leadership Forum ¬ª A U.S. News virtual event series on how to improve community health across the country. Learn more Washington Supreme Court to Hear Police Public Records Case The Washington Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case involving six Seattle police officers who were in Washington D. By MARTHA BELLISLE, Associated Press SEATTLE (AP) ‚Ai The Washington Supreme Court ...
8/4/2021 U.S.'s Blinken, Sudan's Prime Minister Discuss Ethiopia's Tigray Conflict U.S. News & World Report Virtual Series: Community Health Leadership Forum » Community Health Leadership Forum » A U.S. News virtual event series on how to improve community health across the country. Learn more U.S.'s Blinken, Sudan's Prime Minister Discuss Ethiopia's Tigray Conflict FILE PHOTO: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken speaks about refugee programs for Afghans who aided the U.S. during a briefing at the State Department in Washington, DC, U.S. August 2 ...
8/3/2021 Blinken Launching Strategic Dialogue With Indonesia U.S. News & World Report Virtual Series: Community Health Leadership Forum » Community Health Leadership Forum » A U.S. News virtual event series on how to improve community health across the country. Learn more Blinken Launching Strategic Dialogue With Indonesia FILE PHOTO: U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken delivers remarks at the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence (NSCAI) Global Emerging Technology Summit in Washington, DC, U.S. July 13, 2021. Jim Watson/Pool via REUTERSReuters ...
8/3/2021 Washington Hospitals 'Quite Full' Amid COVID-19 Case Surge U.S. News & World Report Virtual Series: Community Health Leadership Forum ¬ª Community Health Leadership Forum ¬ª A U.S. News virtual event series on how to improve community health across the country. Learn more Washington Hospitals 'Quite Full' Amid COVID-19 Case Surge Washington State Hospital Association officials say the latest COVID-19 surge in cases causing serious illness in the unvaccinated is straining the state‚Aos health care system. SEATTLE (AP) ‚Ai The latest ...
7/29/2021 Nats-Phils Postponed Because of Washington's COVID-19 Issues U.S. News & World Report Virtual Series: Community Health Leadership Forum » Community Health Leadership Forum » A U.S. News virtual event series on how to improve community health across the country. Learn more Nats-Phils Postponed Because of Washington's COVID-19 Issues COVID-19 issues among the Washington Nationals have prompted Major League Baseball to postpone their game against the Philadelphia Phillies. Washington Nationals' Trea Turner hits a single during the first inning of ...