This podcast is about strengthening the health and wellbeing of historically underinvested communities. Every episode offers new ideas and practical advice that you can apply today.

How do you achieve equitable virtual care?

Want to learn how you might improve your patient’s digital literacy and digital self-sufficiency in accessing digital tools and resources?
Are you considering whether to provide tech support to pat…

Many safety net clinics want to start transitioning their patients from phone calls to video visits. But are they asking the right questions?

Uniting behavioral and medical health care personnel in a Zoom Clinic resulted in greater collaboration.

During the pandemic, seeking verbal consent for virtual care became overwhelming. Enter online intake forms, which patients can complete from any device

During the pandemic, safety net health clinics soon realized patients’ touchstone for virtual care: A human connection to help bridge the digital divide.

Safety net health clinics in CCA are harnessing the power of wireless technology to send home monitoring data directly from the patient to the provider.

What is remote patient monitoring?
In this episode, we talk with Axis Community Health about launching a digital health solution that captures and records a patient’s blood pressure data in the comfo…

From telehealth pods and quiet rooms to rolling workstations, these CCA clinics figured out how to make virtual care work for them.

During the pandemic, safety net clinics in CCA embraced a program for people with uncontrolled hypertension so they could monitor their own blood pressure at home.

“Positive childhood experiences can help a person become resilient or heal from adversity,” says Dr. Robert Sege, a pediatrician and a professor at the Tufts University School of Medicine.
In thi…

When space is at a premium, portable carts equipped with tablets allow providers to easily toggle between in-person visits and virtual visits in the same exam room.

We’ve created a customizable set of materials to help your clinic promote video visits. Written at a 5th grade reading level and full of colorful illustration, these patient education materials come…

Want to use real-time data to solve real-world problems? Curious about what data sources will help you understand health equity issues in your community?
CCI recently hosted a Technology Solutions Sh…

It’s a conundrum: Federally qualified health centers (FQHCs) have a mission to serve the underserved, but how do you reach these vulnerable people in the first place? Take STRIDE Community Health Ce…

A pilot program from the Jefferson Center for Mental Health in Denver, Colorado, for treating depression yielded a recovery rate is two to four times greater than national averages.

Texts are far more likely to be read than emails or patient portal messages, so these Colorado providers made them central to their telehealth strategy.

Six health care safety net organizations have spent the past 18 months testing, refining, and implementing innovations to help combat food insecurity in their communities. Despite embarking on this wo…

Patient portals are patients’ own private gateway to their provider, but they’re only beneficial if patients actually use them.

In this clip from a California ACEs Learning Quality Improvement Collaborative (CALQIC) webinar, Dr. Alicia Lieberman describes how the Trauma & Resilience-informed Inquiry for Adversity, Distress…

We’re talking about the 4 R’s framework which covers the different phases of the pandemic: readiness, response, recovery, and renewal.
Our hope is that this scaffolding can help health centers and…

The mental health center launched its new website in English and Spanish, staying true to its original vision.

When Solvista Health’s new CEO Brian Turner came on board in June 2018, one of the first things he did was try to access the Colorado healthcare provider’s intake and enrollment process, as any pr…

Data collection and engagement are pivotal parts of any organization’s efforts toward health equity.
Dr. Geoffrey Leung, Riverside University Health System Ambulatory Medical Director, delves into…