Posts Categorized: News from the National Center

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Several MLP leaders appointed to Legal Services Corporation’s Opioid Task Force

The Legal Services Corporation (LSC), the federal funder of civil legal services in the United States, has convened an Opioid Task Force...Read More

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

New article promotes law as a lens through which to view health promotion, disease prevention, and well-being

A new article in the Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics, traces the roots of the medical-legal partnership approach to...Read More

Friday, June 22, 2018

Rural health leaders gather for roundtable exploring cross sector partnerships

On June 12, the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership convened a meeting exploring ways that cross-sector partnership can advance the health of...Read More

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Story series features teams that took SDOH problem-solving from patients-to-policy

Working together, medical-legal partnership teams often detect patterns in patients' needs that reveal opportunities to advance healthy policy solutions for whole communities....Read More