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Social Work Month: Resources and Reasons for Celebrating Social Workers

Social Work Month, celebrated each March, provides an excellent opportunity to raise awareness of the important contributions of social workers. Social Work plays a...

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Supporting Frontline Healthcare Workers in the Pandemic

In the midst of the many challenges facing the general population throughout the pandemic, key statewide health organizations are calling out specific ways to...

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UNC Health Rolls Out Program to Provide Acute Care at Home

Is this a wave of the future? If so, what are the implications for how we deal with serious illness?

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Advance Care Planning, Caregivers and Patient Engagement, Clinical Practice, Coalition, Communication, Advocacy, and Education

AARP Policy Program: Presentation Series 6

The final session focused on health policy implementation and regulation. Presenters from NC DHHS and the North Carolina General Assembly explained the makeup of...

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Caregivers and Patient Engagement

Engaging the Voices of Serious Illness: Nothing About Us Without Us

2020's election provided a special opportunity for our voices to be heard by voting for the candidates, issues, and future we each desire, but...

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Long Term Services and Supports

Session 5 focused on rural health in North Carolina; the state of our health care workforce for an aging population; and the settings, services,...

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Direct Care Workforce and the Aging Population

Session 5 focused on rural health in North Carolina; the state of our health care workforce for an aging population; and the settings, services,...

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Advance Care Planning, Caregivers and Patient Engagement, Clinical Practice, Coalition, Communication, Advocacy, and Education

AARP Policy Program: Presentation Series 5

Session 5 focused on rural health in North Carolina; the state of our health care workforce for an aging population; and the settings, services,...

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Advance Care Planning, Caregivers and Patient Engagement, Clinical Practice, Coalition, Communication, Advocacy, and Education

AARP Policy Program: Presentation Series 4

In this session, presenters discussed the structure of the North Carolina General Assembly, its health committees, and its role in health policy development. The...

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Advance Care Planning, Caregivers and Patient Engagement, Clinical Practice, Coalition, Communication, Advocacy, and Education

AARP Policy Program: Presentation Series 3

This session focused on some approaches, including all-payer initiatives, pharmaceutical actions, and Medicaid strategies.

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