Health in Action
Jul 16th, 2018
Michael Betz is an assistant professor in the Department of Human Sciences at Ohio State University. Betz spoke with Interact for Health about a report he co-authored, called "Taking Measure of Ohio's Opioid Crisis," that estimated opioid misuse and dependency cost Ohio between $6.6 billion to $8.8 billion in 2015. Mike Betz
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Jun 18th, 2018
Heather Torok is a vice president for programs and strategy at the Saint Luke's Foundation in Cleveland. Torok spoke with Interact for Health about how the foundation works to address health inequity. Heather Torok
Interact for Health: Could you explain more about the Saint Luke's Foundation and its goals?
Heather Torok: Sain... Read More
Q&A: Jessica Hembree, program and policy officer at the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City
May 21st, 2018
Jessica Hembree is a program and policy officer at the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City. Hembree spoke with Interact for Health about the foundation's youth tobacco prevention efforts.
Interact for Health: Could you explain more about the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City and its goals?
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Apr 19th, 2018
With the help of a grant from Interact for Health, Cincy Red Bike has launched Red Bike Go, a discounted $5 monthly membership program to ensure that everyone has access to Cincinnati's bike-share system.
Cincy Red Bike has been successful in its four years, logging more than 320,000 rides since 2014. But people with lower income have been less likely than people with higher... Read More
Apr 17th, 2018
Mary Kay Irwin is the director of school health services at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Irwin spoke with Interact for Health about Nationwide Children's Hospital's work to connect children to health care by creating access point at schools. Mary Kay Irwin
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