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Peter Block and Collaborative Health Care Broadcast

Abundant Community is offering a free one half hour online conversation with Block, McKnight and guest Jackie Reed, founder and former president and CEO of Chicago’s Westside Health Authority (WHA) on September 9 at 1:00 PM EST on health as a neighborhood issue. It will … Continue reading

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Medicare Talking Points! What Else Should We Know?

I think that improving Medicare may be our best strategy and am publishing short pieces to help celebrate it’s 49th anniversary this month!  I know it is not perfect and don’t pretend to be an expert on it.  Our system … Continue reading

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Reassuring the VHA, Healthcare Consumers, & 60 Physician Groups about Advanced Practice Registered Nurses Providing Safe, Quality Care to Veterans

Not too long ago, I wrote a post about 40 professional nursing groups who were supporting the Veterans Health Affairs (VHA) plan to update it’s nursing handbook and empower Advanced Practice Registered Nurses to provide care under their own licensure … Continue reading

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