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JANUARY 2020

Blog - CRS - Cindee Dewitt - 1 column.jpgPartnering with research, CRS program addresses social needs in primary care

Cindee DeWitt describes how Kaiser Permanente Washington’s community resource specialist program stands out among efforts to meet patients’ social needs.


Dr-patients-kids-CCHE_1col.jpgLessons in screening for adverse childhood experiences (ACES)

KPWHRI’s Center for Community Health and Evaluation proposes 5 necessary elements based on its recent work with partner programs.


Delayed-manuscripts_1col.jpgFrom 17 years to 17 months: Implementation of suicide risk assessment

Dr. Greg Simon discusses the fast uptake of a new system for predicting patients’ suicide risk, arising from work by the Mental Health Research Network.


Live Healthy - Talking about antibiotics -.Rita Mangione Smith - 1 column.jpgWhen does your child need antibiotics?

From Dr. Rita Mangione-Smith: Questions for parents to ask their pediatrician before deciding to give a child antibiotics.
 


toddler-sunny-field_300x170.jpgVaccines: Benefits outweigh the risks

As measles cases surge, so do questions from parents about childhood vaccines. Here are answers and resources.

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2019-Mentor_1col.jpg2019 mentorship awards go to Jane Anau and Dr. Jessica Chubak

The honor underscores the institute’s commitment to a work environment that fosters employees’ growth.
 

 

 

 


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