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Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers included in Governor Murphy’s FY 2020 proposed budget

March 20, 2019
Housing First program participant holding flowers and smiling with Camden Coalition care team member in her new home

On March 19, 2019, Governors Murphy’s proposed budget was released publicly. The proposed budget includes funding for the current Medicaid ACOs, as well as our Housing First pilot program, now in its fourth year.


Camden Family Festival boosts focus on maternal and infant health

March 20, 2019

On Saturday, March 2, the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers co-hosted the Camden Family Festival with New Jersey First Lady Tammy Murphy, Camden Mayor Frank Moran, and the Camden City School District at Octavius V. Catto Family School. Nearly one hundred local organizations came together across the city to address maternal and infant mortality and provide resources to over 300 Camden residents — including parents, teens, and children, and community members.


Primary care priorities and challenges in Camden

March 14, 2019
Two Camden Coalition staff members meeting with a Camden doctor at his clinic

By Dayna Fondell

Senior Clinical Manager of Clinical Redesign Initiatives Dayna Fondell conducted a series of interviews with our primary care partners across Camden. The concerns expressed by our partners in clinical and administrative roles provide insight — not just for the city of Camden, but for other communities seeking to address the priorities of safety-net primary care providers and the pressures they face.


Annual Student Hotspotting program now accepting applications

March 9, 2019

By Hanna Pedersen

Are you a health professional student or educator? We’re training the next generation of healthcare providers, researchers, and policymakers in complex care through the Interprofessional Student Hotspotting Learning Collaborative.


NJ First Lady hosts Camden Family Festival to highlight maternal health

February 12, 2019
Blue and green graphic announcement of Family Festival with white lettering. Cartoon illustration of three babies with light, medium, and dark skin tones at upper right corner.

By Hilary Pearsall

The Camden Coalition is excited to partner with First Lady Tammy Murphy, Mayor Frank Moran, and the Camden City School District to host the Camden Family Festival on Saturday, March 2 at Octavius V. Catto Family School. The Family Festival is part of a larger movement to address disparities in maternal and infant health in New Jersey.