When the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was passed in 2010, the Georgia Health Policy Center (GHPC) undertook comprehensive efforts to understand and translate the law for local, state, and national audiences. As health reform is once again being debated, GHPC is taking a leading role in analyzing current health reform proposals.
PCORI is seeking Letters of Inquiry (LOIs) for Tier A projects through their Pipeline to Proposal Awards Initiative. This program supports the development of research ideas and proposals designed by partnerships of patients, caregivers, and other healthcare stakeholders. The deadline for submitting a letter of inquiry is Thursday, April 20.
Incorporating collaborative medical–legal education into medical school training helps future physicians understand the importance of screening for social determinants of health and of advocating for the inclusion of lawyers on care coordination teams, according to a study published online Feb. 7 in Academic Medicine.
The Health Law Partnership (HeLP) community collaboration, which primarily serves… more »
The Fulton County Partnerships to Improve Community Health (PICH) program’s professional development workshop for Atlanta Public School teachers on quality physical education instruction, increasing moderate to vigorous physical activity, and improving fitness assessment was featured on Fulton Today on Jan. 16. The Georgia Health Policy Center is a partner in facilitating teacher training,… more »