Tag Archives: Clinical-Community Collaboration

Connecting Health Care and Community Prevention Could Restore Our Nation’s Health

By Rich Bell on January 14th, 2015

Izmira Palomares of Little River Medical Center describes the role of a community health worker. The public institutions we’ve long relied on are outmoded and ill equipped to solve today’s financial, demographic and structural challenges. At least, that’s how Americans of all ages have begun to feel. Some harken back to times when families and neighbors […]

Stepping Out of the Exam Room and Into the Community

By Tim Schwantes on June 5th, 2014

When Active Living By Design’s (ALBD) graduate assistant, Stephen Krumland, goes back to Omaha this month for his final year of medical school at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, he’ll return with a Masters in Public Health (MPH) degree in Health Care and Prevention from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC). […]