Author: Sarah Mills

Health Care Access Now receives more than $50,000 to expand maternal and child health care coordination programs and scholarships for Community Health Workers

Health Care Access Now receives more than $50,000 to expand maternal and child health care coordination programs and scholarships for Community Health Workers

Health Care Access Now (HCAN) was awarded a $50,00 grant from the HealthPath Foundation to support their Maternal and Child Health Care Coordination Program. HCAN, along with its Care Coordination agency partners, assists women living in Butler and Hamilton counties during and after pregnancy to ensure they have a full-term baby and that women and…

Registration is now open for the 2018 Kinship Day at the Capitol

Registration is now open for the 2018 Kinship Day at the Capitol

Registration is now open for the 2018 Kinship Day at The Capitol – A Grandrally For Grandparents and Others. The event will be held on September 26, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Ohio Statehouse located at 1 Capitol Square – Columbus, OH 43215. More than 228,000 Ohio children live in homes…

D4P from HCAN and YMCA honored as inspire award winner

D4P from HCAN and YMCA honored as inspire award winner

Because social determinants surrounding race, ethnicity and income can often have an impact on health outcomes, Health Care Access Now and the YMCA of Greater Cincinnati teamed up to offer type 2 prediabetes prevention (DPP) to low-income and minority patients. The Health Collaborative recognized the D4P program as the winner of the Gen-H Award as…

Congratulations to Ella Thomas – 2017 Social Support Champion

Congratulations to Ella Thomas – 2017 Social Support Champion

Congratulations to Ella Thomas – 2017 Social Support Champion; a recognition awarded by Cradle Cincinnati. Ella was recognized by the Hamilton County Commissioners for her outstanding service as a Certified Community Health Worker, Care Coordination Supervisor and Instructor for CHW training. She brings her best to support pregnant women and other consumers who receive services…

HCAN part of a $4.5 million grant to address health-related social needs

HCAN part of a $4.5 million grant to address health-related social needs

HCAN is proud to be part of a $4.5 million grant to address health-related social needs in Greater Cincinnati. The grant was awarded to The Health Collaborative, in partnership with United Way of Greater Cincinnati, by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation’s Accountable Health Communities model. The Collaborative is one of 32 organizations receiving…

HCAN a participant in 100 Million Healthier Lives

HCAN a participant in 100 Million Healthier Lives

HCAN is proud to be a participant in 100 Million Healthier Lives! Through our participation in Communities Joined in Action, HCAN is part of this unprecedented collaboration of change agents who are fundamentally transforming the way we think and act to improve health, wellbeing and equity. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation recently awarded $6.3 million…

Judith Warren took part in Community Engagement Speaker Series, moderated by Dr. Camara Jones

Judith Warren took part in Community Engagement Speaker Series, moderated by Dr. Camara Jones

Judith Warren, HCAN CEO, was part of a recent panel discussion moderated by Dr. Camara Jones (above, left), is a family physician and epidemiologist with the Morehouse School of Medicine. Her work focuses on the impacts of racism on the health and well-being of the nation. The event was hosted by CCTST (Center for Clinical…