Posts Categorized: News from the National Center

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Report offers lessons on building resources to support legal services in health centers

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 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

Saturday, April 9, 2016

MLP awards honor programs, practitioners in D.C., Delaware, Iowa & Ohio

This year's Medical-Legal Partnership awards honored programs in Cincinnati, Ohio and Washington, D.C. alongside advocates from Community Legal Aid Society in Delaware...Read More

Friday, April 8, 2016

Justice Dept. & NYC Health + Hospitals Honored with Leadership Awards

On April 7, the Office for Access to Justice at the U.S. Department of Justice and New York City Health + Hospitals...Read More

Monday, February 29, 2016

Dept. of Justice report recommends further study of medical-legal partnership

In spring 2015, the U.S. Department of Justice's Office for Access to Justice, the National Institute of Justice, and the National Science...Read More