Certificate in Health Care Innovation: Preview

[Music] What unites all of us is that we want to provide patients with great care. So our joint goal is to improve health care. Increasingly more and more evidence is pointing towards the importance of addressing health behaviors if we want to improve population health. The whole idea is to provide scientifically measured rigorous…

Can Universal Healthcare Actually Happen in the U.S.? | AJ+

Paying too much money to see a doctor getting charged crazy amounts just for routine procedures and trying to figure out exactly what is covered by your insurance. Why is the health care system in the U.S. so broken. Most countries in the world have some form of universal health care sometimes called single-payer, because…

Ensuring The Right To Health: Georges C. Benjamin, MD, Executive Director, APHA

– Dr. Georges Benjamin, the executive director of APHA is here now. We’re talking about the theme of this year’s meeting and that is creating the healthiest nation. That is, of course, such a lofty goal, but there’s a real commitment to this idea of ensuring the right to health. Talk to me about that.…

Private health insurance under challenge – Grattan Institute and State Library Victoria Event

Good evening everyone. My name is Jo Vitale and I’m the director of collections here at the State Library this evening seminar is held on the homelands of the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin nation. I wish to acknowledge them as the traditional owners and to pay my respects to their elders past present and…

Greater Lawrence Family Health Center

– Health centers are very unique communities that provide health care within underserved and poor communities. We at Greater Lawrence provide health care services that include HIV patients, homeless patients, as well as provide pharmacy services and a family medicine residency training program. And we do it in a way that’s culturally sensitive, that’s welcoming…

Interview with Lise Van Sustern | APHA 2017 Annual Meeting & Expo

– Psychiatrist Lisa Van Susteren is here right now talking about the mental health effects of climate change. So how does it impact mental well-being? – Oh, boy. How much time have you got? Everything that has to do with climate change is potentially harmful to the public health. If you look simply starting with…

APHA 2016 Opening Session Highlights

(applause) – Today’s the opening session and we’re gonna have the governor of the great state of Colorado, Governor Hickenlooper. We’re gonna have Cecile Richards from Planned Parenthood and we’re gonna have the APHA president, Dr. Camara Jones. It’s gonna be a really exciting session. – We’re gonna be talking about health equity, we’re gonna…

What is population health?

Being healthy is more than just not being ill, it’s about our physical, mental and emotional wellbeing. While access to traditional health services is important, in reality there are many factors that affect our health and wellbeing: our individual actions and social connections; the places and communities that we’re part of; the services that are…

Public Health Accreditation Board

(upbeat music) – The Public Health Accreditation Board is the nation’s accrediting body for governmental public health practice in the United States. The Public Health National Center for Innovation is our division that researches insights and innovations for the future to inform accreditation standards. To date, we have 235 accredited state, local, tribal health departments,…