Posts Categorized: News from the National Center

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Innovative Medicaid financing models may become part of sustaining MLP services

To date, nearly 350 health organizations nationwide have implemented medical-legal partnerships (MLPs). Sustainably financing social determinants interventions in health care is hard,...Read More

Thursday, April 4, 2019

How America’s largest municipal hospital system is incorporating legal services to help its patients

A new case study released today by the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership and America's Essential Hospitals delves into the inner-workings of...Read More

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Three partnerships are coordinating health care, legal, and social services to meet the unique challenges faced by older adults

As the American population continues to age, health care, social service, community, and family resources should be deployed with person-centered goals that...Read More

Monday, September 10, 2018

How an Austin clinic is using the law to inform empowered patient care

The same year that People’s Community Clinic in Austin became a Federally Qualified Health Center in 2012, it began offering on-site legal...Read More