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Recording of Discussion 20: Health Disparities

October 14th, 2021

Health disparities due to race, gender, geography and other socioeconomic factors are a financial and moral burden on our healthcare system, and increasingly a reputational burden on companies who serve patients. 2020 was a tipping point for health equity, but there is still a lot of work to be done. On October 14th, Andrew Croshaw […]

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Coalition Recommends Comprehensive Federal Policies to Meet the Needs of Individuals with Long-COVID

September 28th, 2021

COVID Patient Recovery Alliance’s Interim Report Outlines More Than Two Dozen Recommendations for Federal Policymakers To Help Promote Recovery and Restoration Washington D.C. — Today, the COVID Patient Recovery Alliance released an interim report, “Towards Recovery and Restoration: Policy Recommendations to Improve the Care of Individuals Living with Long-COVID.” The multi-sector alliance, convened by Governor […]

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Towards Recovery and Restoration: Policy Recommendations to Improve the Care of Individuals Living with Long-COVID

September 28th, 2021

The COVID Patient Recovery Alliance released an interim report, “Towards Recovery and Restoration: Policy Recommendations to Improve the Care of Individuals Living with Long-COVID.” The Alliance’s interim report offers more than two dozen federal policy recommendations and actionable steps Congress and the Administration can take to empower the health care sector to provide comprehensive, high-quality […]

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Recording of Discussion 19: Vaccine Credentialing

September 16th, 2021

More businesses and events are requiring proof of vaccination. As health care catches up to the digital economy, the private sector is coming together to build solutions that provide people access to their medical information – in this case, their vaccination record – to enable safer commerce and travel. On September 16th, Andrew Croshaw moderated […]

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Norwegian Cruise Line Stages a ‘Great Cruise Comeback’

August 23rd, 2021

Travel Market Report: Governor Mike Leavitt was mentioned in the article titled, “Norwegian Cruise Line Stages a ‘Great Cruise Comeback’”. This article discusses the Healthy Sail Panel’s 74 recommendations that were given to the company even before vaccines were available. The company accepted them all and are now on track to continue service with new […]

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Recording of Discussion 17: Political Checkpoint – An Inflection Point

June 24th, 2021

U.S. health policy is at an inflection point as the pandemic slowly winds down and policy makers look ahead to the future. This discussion gave a glimpse behind the headlines to understand where health care policy may go over the next 6-12 months. Andrew Croshaw hosted the discussion with Josh Trent and Jennifer Colamonico, regular contributors of D.C. […]

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Governor Leavitt, Rebecca Nielsen, and David Muhlestein in Health Affairs Blog Highlight Need for Aggregated Personal Investment When Addressing SDOH

June 14th, 2021

Health Affairs: Governor Leavitt, Rebecca Nielsen, and David Muhlestein recently authored a Health Affairs Blog, describing another approach to catalyze sustainable investment in social determinants of health (SDOH). They discussed how “aggregated personal investment” (API) can address SDOH in communities where cohesive multistakeholder groups don’t exist. They highlighted the need for SDOH investment but the […]

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Recording of Discussion 16: Strategic Approaches to Reducing Health Disparities at the State Level

May 25th, 2021

Andrew Croshaw, Patricia Doxey, and guest speaker Dulce Diez, Director of the Office of Health Disparities at the Utah Department of Health, hosted a conversation focused on reducing health inequities at the state level. A recording of the discussion can be found below. Slides can be found here. Follow our company LinkedIn page to join the live […]

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