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Health care

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2021 Community Health Needs Assessment

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The Link Between Stillbirth & Maternal Mortality and Morbidity: Firsthand Accounts from American Women

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A Caring, Connected Community: How Greater Des Moines nonprofits met our needs during the pandemic

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The United States Prosperity Index 2021

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National Academy of Medicine

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Addressing Patients' Social Needs: An Emerging Business Case for Provider Investment

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Centers for Disease Control

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2020 One Economy: The Blueprint for Action

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Strengthening Medicaid

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Making the Case: Communications Tactics that Work

Advocacy
Jul 26, 2022
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Health disparities for Black pregnant Iowans: What you should know

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How we can begin to find peace in 2021

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Leading system change, even in times of uncertainty

System change
Jul 22, 2020
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What the COVID-19 pandemic has taught us about system change

System change
May 10, 2020
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What we should do about COVID-19 racial disparities in Iowa

Advocacy
May 6, 2020
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5 things you must know about migrant farmworkers in Iowa

Community response
Mar 30, 2020
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How my advocacy work became personal

Advocacy
Jan 6, 2020
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Persistence for quality health care

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Housing code for healthier lives

Advocacy
Nov 7, 2019
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Medicaid makes a difference

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What does opportunity look like for Iowa children (and are we doing the right things help them thrive)?

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Zeroing in on Health Needs

How a needs assessment of Oakridge Neighborhood residents is informing ways to improve health and well-being

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Doula Care Becomes Essential Health Care

An Iowa Doula Project is expanding community-based health care to improve Black maternal health outcomes.

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Media's Role in Improving Health

How support to Iowa Public Radio is building awareness of factors that influence well-being

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Latinx Project tells story of strength and opportunity

New report highlights central Iowa Latinos contributions and disparities and elevates Latinx leaders

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Improving Health through Social Supports

MercyOne's community health worker model improves outcomes for families.

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Elevating the Latinx Community

How nonprofit leaders brought attention to the Latinx community and built new systems of support during the pandemic

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