Posts Categorized: News from the National Center

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

New issue brief explores how healthcare and legal orgs can share information

In order to effectively facilitate patient access to the legal services that can ultimately improve health, it is critical that healthcare practitioners...Read More

Monday, April 17, 2017

MLP awards honor ABA & programs, practitioners in Arkansas, California, & Pennsylvania

This year’s Medical-Legal Partnership awards honored the American Bar Association, Dr. Jeff Martin from Lancaster General Health, and programs at Arkansas Children’s...Read More

Monday, February 13, 2017

Case studies examine how MLP supports outreach and enrollment efforts

Given the complexity of eligibility requirements, insurance plan rules, and difficult to navigate bureaucracies, some individuals with difficult cases may fall through...Read More

Monday, December 19, 2016

New report describes who healthcare is screening for legal needs and how

A new issue brief released today by the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership examines how 13 hospitals and health centers screen their...Read More