Posts Categorized: News from the National Center

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Report: “Building resources to support health center MLPs”

The experiences of six health centers that used expanded services awards from HRSA to support legal-related enabling services are traced in this...Read More

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Guide to collecting health data in legal case management system released

In order to help civil legal aid programs document and describe their crucial contributions to the health of their communities, the National...Read More

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Issue brief series on health inequities highlights MLP as way to engage patients in care

Health inequities are driven by a complex set of factors—including distance to a specialist, insurance coverage, provider bias, and a patient’s housing...Read More

Friday, July 15, 2016

Dr. Megan Sandel stepping down as medical director of National Center

It is with gratitude for her leadership and contributions to medical-legal partnership (MLP) that we announce Dr. Megan Sandel's last day as...Read More

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Fact sheet: Using health center needs assessments to address legal needs

A new fact sheet from the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership outlines how health centers can use needs assessments to understand and...Read More