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Health in Action

Fairfield school-based health center helping kids learn and stay healthy

Mar 25th, 2018

Guadalupe, a young student in the Fairfield City School District, had a vision problem. Thanks to the staff at the district's school-based health center (SBHC) operated by Primary Health Solutions, she can now see clearly with glasses. The SBHC is the first and largest comprehensive health center in a suburban school district in the nation.

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Q&A: Natalie Burke, president and CEO of CommonHealth ACTION

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.

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Reflections on our equity journey featured in philanthropy journal

Feb 5th, 2018

We're excited to share learnings from our equity work in the December 2017 edition of The Foundation Review, a peer-reviewed journal of philanthropy.

In Looking in the Mirror: Equity in Practice for Philanthropy, Program Officer Jaime Love and former Evaluation Officer Ashlee Young describe the steps Interact has taken since 2015 to adopt an equity le... Read More

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

State grant to help track quick response team opioid intervention

Jan 16th, 2018

We were thrilled to learn that a local startup with which we're working has been awarded $1.5 million by the Ohio Third Frontier Commission.

Cordata Healthcare Innovations is adapting its patient management software to track the work of quick response teams, a new intervention in the opioid epidemic that was born right here in Greater Cincinnati.

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