NIHCM Newsletter

Health Spotlight


Sheree Crute Director of Communications Tel: 202-296-4426 Fax: 202-296-4319

NIHCM Newsletter / October 2019

The Maternal Mortality Crisis

Public and private partners are working together to increase access to obstetrics care and to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in maternal mortality rates.

NIHCM Newsletter / September 2019

Expanding the Rural Health Care Workforce

Rural residency programs can help expand the health care workforce in rural America.

NIHCM Newsletter / August 2019

Helping Schools Support Student Health

Schools play an important role in screening for student health and providing critical support, but they often lack the capacity to best serve all students in need.

NIHCM Newsletter / July 2019

State of Mind: Alzheimers & Healthy Aging

New data from the CDC provides a state-by-state look of Alzheimer’s Disease, caregiving and mental health.

NIHCM Newsletter / June 2019

Ending HIV Requires a Targeted Approach

New HIV infections are increasingly concentrated in certain demographic groups.

NIHCM Newsletter / May 2019

Social Determinants of Mental Health

To address mental illness, leaders are focusing on social determinants and integration of behavioral and physical health care through primary care providers.

NIHCM Newsletter / April 2019

Tackling Homelessness as a Health Care Problem

Access to stable housing is increasingly recognized as an important factor in health outcomes, and leaders in health care are helping people in their communities find permanent housing.

NIHCM Newsletter / March 2019

Stopping Diabetes in its Tracks

While one in three adults in North Carolina have prediabetes, prevention programs can reduce their risk of developing Type 2 diabetes by 60%.