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Prescriptions for healthy foods in Camden

September 19, 2018

By Kaila Pedersen

Patients now have a new way to eat well thanks to Food Bucks Rx, a food need screening and support program started up by Cooper Pediatrics, The Food Trust, and the Camden Coalition.


Medical-Legal Partnership: When legal issues are barriers to care

September 12, 2018
Consulting attorney Jeremy Spiegel holds laptop and meets with Nurse Care Coordinator Ebony Hailey

By Jeremy Spiegel

The Camden Coalition partners with Rutgers Law School to pilot a medical-legal partnership to better address the health-related social needs of community members involved in our complex care intervention. Attorney Jeremy Spiegel writes about a few of the cases that best illustrate the need for legal assistance among participants in our care intervention.


National Academy for State Health Policy Conference: States share innovative solutions to reducing healthcare costs

September 1, 2018

By Stephanie Jean-Louis

On August 15-17, 2018, Camden Coalition staff attended the 31st Annual Health Policy Conference, hosted by National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP). NASHP is a nonpartisan forum of policymakers throughout state governments that uses communication and collaboration to solve problems, share learnings, conduct policy analyses and research, and provide technical assistance to states.


Student Hotspotting program honored for contributions to interprofessional education at Nexus Summit

August 22, 2018
Camden Coalition's Vince Leone holds honorable mention award with Barbara Brandt and Dr. George Thibault

By Vince Leone

The Interprofessional Student Hotspotting Learning Collaborative was recognized on July 31 for its exemplary contributions to interprofessional education at the 2018 Nexus Summit.


Camden Coalition at Robert Wood Johnson Foundation: How opioid policy agenda is informed by consumers and providers

August 14, 2018

By Jon Tew

On July 23, 2018, Camden Coalition leadership and staff working on the Good Care Collaborative gave a lunchtime presentation at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s (RWJF) Princeton headquarters as a wrap-up to the Coalition’s yearlong journey as an RWJF Health Equity Learning Partner.