With today's announcement, Wellable and CHMI launch a two-phased wellness deployment strategy that will initially target organizations located in CHMI's four Community Health Transformation sites.
CHMI works to implement evidence-based systems, environmental and investment strategies, with the goals of ultimately reducing the prevalence of preventable diseases, reducing health care costs associated with preventable diseases, and improving the quality of life for people across America.
From the entomological point of view, CHMI presents an excellent template in which to substitute other mosquito-borne pathogens but with careful consideration of where the processes differ biologically.
Every aspect of producing infected mosquitoes, from obtaining enough blood and serum to rearing enough mosquitoes to having the tools and infrastructure to safely handle so many infectious mosquitoes, was reexamined and retooled to meet the needs of CHMI.
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The partnership between kaleo and CHMI is an outcome of an April 2014 working meeting convened by CHMI, in which the FDA and key stakeholders in government, industry, and community groups met to identify opportunities to expand naloxone access in local communities.
Beyond the Diabetes Innovation effort, Joslin Diabetes Center and CHMI
will work collaboratively to activate systems change and individual behavior change for healthier, more productive and efficient communities by: (1) convening key stakeholders to discuss policy and systems strategy related to diabetes prevention; (2) developing commitments from corporations, public agencies, and non-governmental organizations that are aligned with diabetes prevention; and (3) celebrating companies and organizations that achieve improvements in the arena of diabetes prevention and treatment for preventing related illnesses.
The Jed and Clinton Foundation Health Matters Campus Program is co-owned and administered by The Jed Foundation, a leading organization working to promote emotional health and prevent suicide among college students, and CHMI
, which works to reduce the prevalence of preventable health outcomes, close health inequity and disparity gaps, and reduce health care costs by improving access to key contributors to health for all people.
Working with the CHMI
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Health care veterans recall attempts in the 1990s to organize networks going by such acronyms as CHMIS (community health management information system), CHIN (community health information network) and CHIP (community health information partnership).
Seven CHMIS projects are in place in Vermont, Iowa, Washington, Ohio, New York, Minnesota and Memphis, Tenn.
Prior to joining Medaphis, he was a vice president with Benton International, a leading healthcare and banking consulting firm where he participated in the creation of statewide community health networks under the Hartford Foundation CHMIS grant programs, and assisted companies such as VISA, PCS Health Systems, Equifax, Envoy and Merck/Medco with business development, primarily in the EDI segment of healthcare.