Posts Categorized: MLP in the media

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Oklahoma Gazette: “Medical-legal partnerships benefit residents in the OKC metro”

In rural eastern Oklahoma, Mary Mahoney Memorial Health Center has brought in lawyers to help patients access benefits and safe housing. Medical-legal...Read More

Sunday, December 4, 2016

Worcester Telegram: “Medical-legal partnership broadens health efforts to fight for social justice”

In many cases, unaddressed legal issues related to housing make people sick, keep them from recovering from illness, and worsen existing health...Read More

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Health Affairs: “A New Treatment for Veterans in Need”

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) clinics are embedding lawyers in their health care teams to address nonmedical barriers to care. A...Read More

Monday, November 7, 2016

APA Monitor: “Care and Legal Help for Patients in Need”

Medical-legal partnerships bring lawyers and paralegals to health care teams to improve the health and well-being of underserved populations. A new piece...Read More

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

The Rural Monitor: “Bringing Law and Medicine Together to Help Rural Patients”

Rural areas tend to have fewer resources to address social determinants of health, and distance can make access to those resources a...Read More