Every day, doctors prescribe medication to patients who have no food at home or live in unsafe housing. At Health Leads, we know that medicine alone won’t solve these problems, and many patients will return with more serious – and more expensive – illnesses. Clinicians across the country are now demanding a way to address… Read More >

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Earlier this year, we covered a key initiative undertaken by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to improve the health of our country: the Commission to Build a Healthier America.   With the 2009 recommendations as guideposts, the Commission reassembled in Washington D.C in July to provide new guidance on two areas of American health: early childhood… Read More >

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Last month, CEO Rebecca Onie gave the opening keynote at the 28th annual Cerner Health Conference in Kansas City, Missouri.  The event—hosted by Cerner Healthcare, a leading EMR and health IT vendor—drew over 10,000 healthcare executives, physicians, and IT leaders from 28 countries to share best practices for innovative healthcare solutions and services. Rebecca’s address… Read More >

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This fall at Health Leads Desks around the country, we launched Health Leads Reach™ (formerly ClientConnect), our new resource database and case management system. This new system enables Health Leads Advocates to not only better serve families, but also work more closely with clinical staff.  Health Leads Reach™’s resource management function enables our Advocates to search… Read More >

Filed Under: Advocates, News, Successes

The #1 bus begins its route in the shadow of brick-lined buildings surrounding Harvard Square. This is where my Health Leads experience begins, on the #1 as it journeys down Mass Ave across the Charles River, through the Back Bay neighborhood, and into the South End. Just as the bus meets the crucial Orange line… Read More >

Filed Under: Advocates, Boston, Patients