October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual international health campaign to increase awareness of the second leading cause of cancer death in women. A woman living in the United States has a 12% lifetime risk of being diagnosed with breast cancer, according to the American Cancer Society, which means that she has a one […]
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Minority Health Month, held each year in April, is a time to learn more about the health status of racial and ethnic minority populations and to raise awareness of the health disparities that continue to affect racial and ethnic minorities. As an African-American female born with benign ethnic neutropenia, a blood disorder characterized by white […]
Healthcare leaders and policy experts gathered in Washington, D.C., at the National Affordability Summit hosted by the Network for Regional Healthcare Improvement (NRHI) to discuss the rising cost of healthcare and its growing threat for patients, employers, government, and the U.S. economy. Themes that emerged from the Affordability Summit were that the healthcare payment system […]
The Kentuckiana Health Collaborative (KHC) announces the appointment of eight new Executive Committee members. KHC staff and current Executive Committee members are happy to welcome new members Don Lovasz, Gil Liu, DeAnna Hall, Brenda Miles, Stephen Houghland, Andrew Renda, Emily Beauregard and Sarah Moyer. The KHC is extending its reach across multiple healthcare sectors to […]