Health sector professionals are the product of a series of opportunities that lead to developing sound reading and math skills, sparking curiosity about workings of the human body, and maintaining mental and spiritual focus on helping and healing the sick. These opportunities are not encountered routinely by children who come from low income or working class communities. Becoming a dentist, physician, physical therapist, health center manager, or nurse practitioner is within…Continue
Added by Marisel Brown on July 19, 2013 at 9:30pm — No Comments
The regular Digest updates are below two important pieces of policy news.
We’re one step closer to pest-free housing in California
With support from many of you, …
Added by Joel Ervice on July 18, 2013 at 2:46pm — No Comments
"Primary care and public health have critical roles in providing for the health and well-being of communities across the nation. Although they each share a common goal, historically they have operated independently of each other. However, new opportunities are emerging that could bring the two sectors together in ways that will yield substantial and lasting improvements in the health of individuals, communities, and populations. Because of this potential, the Centers for Disease…Continue
Added by Marisel Brown on July 2, 2013 at 2:29pm — No Comments