Online Training: Hospital Community Benefits
Wednesday, May 8th 10:00 - 11:00
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Recent changes to hospital community benefit guidelines and regulations have important implications for public health – CHNA 20 is sponsoring a special presentation with a representative from the Massachusetts Public Health Association on how the changes impact you and the communities you serve. The presentation will include an overview of hospital spending in Massachusetts and the role hospitals can play in addressing upstream social determinants of health. The presentation will provide a high-level overview of the Massachusetts Community Benefits landscape, the Department of Public Health’s Determination of Need Community Health Initiative, and how community leaders can get involved. Presentation by Kristina Kimani, Coalition and Advocacy Manager, Massachusetts Public Health Association
Spring Meeting 2019: “Understanding Transportation Barriers in the CHNA 20 Region”
Thursday, May 30th 9:00 - 11:00am
Braintree Town Hall (1 John F Kennedy Memorial Dr, Braintree)
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Join CHNA 20 as they discuss their new program, the Blue Hills Regional Join CHNA 20 as they discuss their new initiative, the Blue Hills Regional Coordinating Council. This initiative, developed by the CHNA 20 Health Equity Subcommittee, aims to identify and address transportation access barriers in our region.
The bulk of the meeting will involve an interactive focus group format to better understand transportation barriers and gaps in existing services among our clients, if/how organizations currently address these challenges, and how to engage others in the conversation. Your perspective is important and we hope you can join. We look forward to seeing you there!
Fall 2018: Harm Reduction
Spring 2018: The Power of Data
Winter 2017 - 2018: CHNA 20 Strategic Planning & Grants Showcase
Fall 2017: Behavioral Health -- Stigma, Trauma, and Cultural Competency
Winter 2015: Moving Beyond Silos: the value of collaborations, networks and multi-sector partnerships