Separate and unequal: It’s time to invest in Medicaid

Separate and unequal: It’s time to invest in Medicaid

Health equity is the key principle to strengthening the delivery of this country’s health services. The question — and the opportunity — is whether we can turn health equity from a nice sounding idea to a national achievement.Here’s a simple idea: Create parity for...
To transform public health, invest in behavioral research

To transform public health, invest in behavioral research

Human behavior, such as the choice not to vaccinate (or worse, actively propagate misinformation designed to stoke unsubstantiated fear), is central to the nation’s most prevalent, obstinate conditions, including heart disease and obesity. To successfully improve...
CVS Health to invest $15.3 million in affordable housing in San Antonio

CVS Health to invest $15.3 million in affordable housing in San Antonio

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS Health announced this week it will invest more than $15.3 million with Pedcor Investments and WNC to build 312 new affordable housing units in the uptown area of San Antonio. The investment is part of CVS Health’s commitment to address social...