July 23rd, 2015 · Leave a Comment

What To Avoid When Conducting Outreach In The Community

By Miguel Valdez Soto

Mayo Clinic
CCaTS Community Engagement in Research

Best Practice Series
What To Avoid When Conducting Outreach In The
Community

LaPrincess Brewer, M.D.,
Fellow, Cardiovascular Diseases

July 23rd, 2015 · Leave a Comment

The Importance of Community Outreach

By Miguel Valdez Soto

Mayo Clinic
CCaTS Community Engagement in Research

Best Practice Series
The Importance of Community Outreach

LaPrincess Brewer, M.D.,
Fellow, Cardiovascular Diseases

June 30th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Southeast Minnesota partnership strives to reduce the impact of chronic disease on Minnesotans

By Miguel Valdez Soto

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic and the George Family Foundation are leading supporters of the newly formed Southeast Minnesota Partnership for Community-Based Health Promotion. A key aim of this partnership is to extend the care that occurs in Southeast Minnesota health systems into the communities. The partnership will focus first on incorporating clinical referrals of effective, community-based programs into routine primary care treatment strategies. The new program is called Living Well with Chronic Conditions (formally known as the Chronic Disease Self-Management Program).

“The goal of this partnership is to fundamentally change the way individuals and communities in Southeast Minnesota experience life with chronic health conditions,” says Aaron Leppin, M.D., a research associate in Mayo Clinic’s Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 7 out of every 10 deaths in the U.S. are the result of chronic disease. In Southeast Minnesota, Community Health Needs Assessments consistently identify chronic disease management as an area of priority

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June 12th, 2015 · Leave a Comment

Mental Health Community Forum

By Miguel Valdez Soto

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To RSVP, call or email NAMI Southeast Minnesota:
(507) 287-1692

nami-semn@namisemn.org

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