Health in Action
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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Mar 26th, 2018
Nancy Hale is president and CEO of Operation UNITE, a nonprofit addressing opioid misuse through education, law enforcement and treatment. Hale spoke with Interact for Health about how the organization uses that three-pronged approach to stem the opioid misuse epidemic in Kentucky.
Interact for Health: Could you explain more about Operation UNITE and its goals?
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Feb 26th, 2018
Natalie Burke is president and CEO of CommonHealth ACTION, a nonprofit that works with organizations to promote health through equitable, diverse and inclusive policies. Burke spoke with Interact about how CommonHealth ACTION helps the entities it works with make equity part of their daily practice.
Q&A: Amy Bush Stevens, vice president of prevention and public health policy at the Health Policy Institute of Ohio
Jan 29th, 2018
Amy Bush Stevens is the vice president of prevention and public health policy at the Health Policy Institute of Ohio (HPIO), which provides Ohio policymakers with independent, nonpartisan health policy analysis. Bush Stevens spoke with Interact about how the organization has used its Health Value Dashboard t... Read More
Dec 18th, 2017
Marcie Seidel is the executive director of the Prevention Action Alliance. The Alliance is an Ohio-based not-for-profit that works to prevent substance misuse and promote mental health wellness.
Interact for Health: Can you explain more about the Prevention Action Alliance and its goals?
Marcie Seidel: Today, our mission statement is basicall... Read More
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