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September 2018

FULFILLING A QUEST FOR PATIENT-CENTERED CARE

Patient-centered care is an important aspect of service delivery, but more efforts are needed to achieve its full potential. Read More

 

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PRESIDENT’S CORNER—ASAHP MEMBER FOCUS

Charles Gulas, Dean of the Walker College of Health Professions at Maryville University of Saint Louis, is featured in this issue of TRENDS. Read More

FISCAL YEAR 2019 FUNDING PICTURE BRIGHTENS

For the first time in 15 years, Congress manages to complete a funding package for health and education prior to the start of the next fiscal year on October 1. Read More

 

HEALTH REFORM DEVELOPMENTS

Some states seek workforce requirements for certain Medicaid recipients, a challenge is mounted to stop an expansion of short-term health insurance plans, and savings are produced by accountable care organizations. Read More

 

DEVELOPMENTS IN HIGHER EDUCATION

Opponents respond to a Trump Administration proposal to rescind gainful employment regulations, representatives of various interest groups testify at a U.S. Department of Education hearing on accreditation, and Congress increases appropriations for education programs. Read More

 

QUICK STAT (SHORT, TIMELY, AND TOPICAL)

  • Prevalence Of Chronic Pain And High-Impact Chronic Pain Among Adults—United States

  • Daily Use Of Marijuana Among Non-College Young Adults

  • Micromotor Pills As A Dynamic Oral Delivery Platform

  • Using Biomimicry To Develop Solutions For Human Health Problems Read More

 

AVAILABLE RESOURCES ACCESSIBLE ELECTRONICALLY

  • Creating A Policy Environment To Address Social Determinants Of Health

  • Population Health: Translation Of Research To Policy

  • Achieving Rural Health Equity And Well-Being: Proceedings Of A Workshop Read More

 

HURRICANE METHUSELAH MOVES STEADILY TOWARD U.S. SHORES

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HOW LAWS, REGULATIONS, SELF-REGULATORY PRACTICES, AND FINANCIAL SUBSIDIES AFFECT U.S. HEALTH CARE

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2018-2019 ASSOCIATION CALENDAR OF EVENTS

October 8-9, 2018—Part Two of Leadership Development Program in St. Petersburg, FL

October 10-12, 2018ASAHP Annual Conference in St. Petersburg, FL (Click to register)

Fall 2018Institutional Profile Survey Conducted

October 16-18, 2019 —-ASAHP Annual Conference in Charleston, SC


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