Using the Pathways Model to Increase Access to Health Care
Using the Pathways Model to Increase Access to Health Care Monday, February 2, 2009
The featured innovations describe “pathways” programs involving community health workers or counselors who implement action steps to connect at-risk people to needed health care care and services.
Also in This Issue:
- Emergency Department Tracks and Streamlines Patient and Staff Flow, Leading to Shorter Treatment Time, Fewer Walkouts, and Higher Patient Satisfaction
- Increasing Patient Health Literacy Leads to Improved Reporting of Medication Allergies
- Church-Based Program Encourages African-American Congregants to Increase Consumption of Fruits and Vegetables
- Refugee Trauma Program Uses Novel Approach to Promote Recovery for Victims of Violence, Other Trauma