Health Care

Nov 4, 2019

Smarter Investments to Improve Oral Health

A study commissioned by DentaQuest reveals an agreement within the dental community on the importance of preventative care and framing oral health as a social issue.

Nov 4, 2019

Navigating Complexity, Building Trust

Please enjoy this piece on Missouri Health Connection from October 2017: Working with a commodity such as health information data requires a lot of trust. By building trust within their community, Missouri Health Connection has become a national leader in the Health Information Exchange space.

Oct 2, 2017

Falling Forward: Overcoming the Barrier of Therapy Caps

Falling Forward Foundation was crafted to address the specific need around therapy caps limits for health insurance. In the process, the organization gives funding and hope to victims of catastrophic injuries.

Oct 2, 2017

Navigating Complexity, Building Trust

Working with a commodity such as health information data requires a lot of trust. By building trust within their community, Missouri Health Connection has become a national leader in the Health Information Exchange space.

Oct 2, 2017

Keep Your Objective in Mind: North Carolina Foundation for Nursing

Running a foundation of an association can be a tricky needle to thread. How do you leverage the support of a parent organization while existing separately? The North Carolina Foundation for Nursing finds the solution can be simple: stay true to what you do.

Oct 2, 2017

A Recipe for a New Foundation

The Foundation for a Healthy High Point is a new ingredient to a well-established community. As a new organization, it quickly became apparent that there was no standard “recipe” to follow as the Foundation initiated its work, which has immense potential. 

Oct 2, 2017

Bridging the Gap: How Nonprofits are Using Mobile to Connect People and Resources

Today, technology-based solutions can help to bridge the gap between those in need and the resources at hand, providing access to areas without adequate services.

Oct 2, 2017

Doing More with Less: Maximizing Health Outcomes with Limited Funding

Please enjoy this feature from our archives published August 2015. For healthcare, the one-size-fits-all model simply does not work, as patients have many needs that must be addressed through collaboration among different specialists. Offering quality healthcare services to all, regardless of ability to pay, drives Visiting Nurse Services of Newport and Bristol Counties of Rhode Island’s commitment to healthcare access, programming, and funding.

Aug 3, 2015

NC State Alums Return Home To Do Good

After successful NFL careers, Torry and Terrence Holt, former NC State football stars, created the Raleigh-based Holt Brothers Foundation in memory of their late mother Ojetta Holt-Shoffner. The Foundation works to mentor kids who have a parent with cancer and provides them with the tools needed to understand and cope with such a life-threatening disease.

Aug 3, 2015

Doing More with Less: Maximizing Health Outcomes with Limited Funding

For healthcare, the one-size-fits-all model simply does not work, as patients have many needs that must be addressed through collaboration among different specialists. Offering quality healthcare services to all, regardless of ability to pay, drives Visiting Nurse Services of Newport and Bristol Counties of Rhode Island’s commitment to healthcare access, programming, and funding.