For over thirty years, the Alliance for Health Policy has served generations of policymakers and their staff, educating them on the toughest health policy challenges of the day.
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The Health Policy Academy equipped staffers at the start of their career in health policy with practical knowledge about fundamental facets of the health care system and the legislative process. The four sessions addressed a variety of health policy topics, including health care financing, costs, and coverage, navigating the legislative process, and the structure and […]
Event Description Domestic violence, also known as intimate partner violence (IPV), is a prevalent public health issue. 1 in 4 women and 1 in 10 men have experienced severe domestic violence, and research shows that domestic violence rates rose during the COVID-19 pandemic. Experiencing domestic violence can have a profound and lifelong impact on a […]...
1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. The rapid evolution of new science and technology has the potential to drive person-centered innovation, but also to leave people behind. This panel explored emerging innovations in health care and explore how policy can ensure future advancements are person-centered. Panelists explored opportunities for cutting-edge research, the impact on health care […]...
2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. During this exclusive fireside discussion, the Honorable Alex M. Azar II, J.D., Former Secretary, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, reflected on his experience leading the Department of Health and Human Services and provide a future-focused perspective for person-first health system transformation.
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Mental health is a dynamic state of internal equilibrium which enables individuals to use their abilities in harmony with universal values of society. Basic cognitive and social skills; ability to recognize, express and modulate one’s own emotions, as well as empathize with others; flexibility and ability to cope with adverse life events and function in social roles; and harmonious relationship between body and mind represent important components of mental health which contribute, to varying degrees, to the state of internal equilibrium.
The health care workforce is a core group of professionals employed by government public health agencies as well as physicians, dentists, and nurses, and many other health, environmental, and public safety professionals.
Medicaid provides health coverage to millions of Americans, including eligible low-income adults, children, pregnant women, elderly adults and people with disabilities.The Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) provides health coverage to eligible children, through both Medicaid and separate CHIP programs. CHIP is administered by states, according to federal requirements. Both programs are funded jointly by states and the federal government.
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sarina Katz firstname.lastname@example.org Washington, D.C. – As the Alliance for Health Policy closes its milestone 30th anniversary year, the Board of Directors announces the appointment of new leadership that will guide the organization into its next phase of impact and programming. Tanisha Carino, Ph.D., partner at Brunswick, will assume the role […]...