February 2016

February is American Heart Month!

Blog - February 11, 2016
Rebekah Bally

Did you know that Oregon has the 41st highest death rate from cardiovascular disease in the country? And that heart disease and stroke cause 25% of deaths in Oregon? Fortunately, there are two federally-supported initiatives active in Oregon providing resources and support to improve cardiac care.

Full Circle: Students Connect Clinic and Community

Blog - February 26, 2016
Sophie Nathenson

Addressing population heath is a priority among healthcare institutions across the country, but how exactly to connect the clinical, social, and environmental facets of health remains an exciting work in progress.