Posts Categorized: MLP in the media

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

Thursday, October 6, 2016

AmeriCorps makes six-state investment in MLPs serving tribal communities

As part of the Obama administration’s investment acheterdufrance.com in tribally sponsored AmeriCorps programming, AmeriCorps made a six-state investment in medical-legal partnerships serving...Read More