NMQF’s Center for Sustainable Health Care Quality and Equity Joins with NOVA ScriptsCentral for Pharmacist Health Ambassador Initiative

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today, National Minority Quality Forum’s Center for Sustainable Health Care Quality and Equity (SHC) announced that it has joined forces with NOVA ScriptsCentral to launch the Community Pharmacist Ambassadors program. “We are excited at the opportunity to collaborate on this very important initiative that allows us to address the issue of health literacy and

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California’s Mental Health Crisis: What Went Wrong? And Can We Fix It?

Gov. Gavin Newsom is steering a major transformation of California’s behavioral health care system, with much at stake in the years ahead. On Oct. 6, the Sacramento-based publication Capitol Weekly invited KHN’s Angela Hart to moderate an expert panel tackling the origins of the state’s broken system and potential solutions ahead. The lively discussion featured

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Children With Disabilities Face Special Back-to-School Challenges

LOS ANGELES — Christopher Manzo, a boy with curly brown hair and bright-blue-and-yellow glasses, has lived a third of his five years at home because of the pandemic. And he is more than ready for kindergarten. Hand in hand with his mother, Martha Manzo, he walks into the Blind Children’s Center, a low-rise building nestled

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Rx Prep: National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is October 23 Many of us have a medicine cabinet in our homes. It may contain first-aid supplies, personal hygiene items, prescription and over-the-counter medicines, and other personal needs. Keep tabs on your medicines to help you keep them out of the wrong hands. Each year in the United

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