The statewide program connects elderly residents with community-based services and saves money in urban areas by reducing emergency room and specialist visits.
Old Brooklyn Community Development Corporation in Cleveland finds that being an early adopter of a community health focus has its advantages.
Housing specifically for those who frequently use health care services makes sense on many levels, but it also raises questions about privacy and lining up who pays and who benefits.
There isn’t an exact science to forming partnerships. The slow and sometimes messy process requires patience, allies, and trust.
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