Grass-roots community health initiatives meet local needs

January 2008
State Health Watch;Jan2008, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p1
The article highlights a report on community health initiatives in the U.S. In her Commonwealth Fund report, Karen Minyard of Georgia State University's Georgia Health Policy Center says these community health initiatives assist in reaching clients and in coordinating and integrating care. She cites the efforts by these programs to connect uninsured and medically indigent people to health care services and health insurance.


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