“Bringing lawyers onto the health center care team to promote patient & community health” | MLP in Health Centers Toolkit, Webinar Series

Toolkit: A planning, implementation, and practice guide for building and sustaining a health center-based MLP

The National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership is offering four 90-minute webinars designed to help health centers receive information and resources to start, strengthen, and sustain a medical-legal partnership (MLP) to address the social and legal needs of patients. This series is designed to ensure continued dissemination of the MLP in Health Centers Toolkit, “Bringing lawyers onto the health center care team to promote patient & community health,” and help both new and advanced health center-based MLP practitioners engage in continuous quality improvement.

Session 1:  A Deep Dive on Laying the Foundation and Funding the Model
In this first session of the webinar series, the panelists will help health center and MLP staff better understand how to develop and implement their MLP models and explore effective methods for funding.

Date and time:
January 18, 2022 at 1 – 2:30 PM ET

Ann C. Mangiameli, Managing Attorney, Health, Education & Law Project, Legal Aid of Nebraska
Brad L. Meyer, CMPE, CEO, Bluestem Health (FQHC)


Upcoming Sessions (dates and registration links to be posted soon):

  • Session 2:  Tools to Facilitate Healing-Centered Engagement and Collaboration between MLPs, Civil Legal Services Providers, and Domestic Violence Advocacy Programs
  • Session 3:  Best Practices in Screening and Data Collection for MLPs Serving Immigrant Populations
  • Session 4:  Focus on Rural/Frontier Population and Community Health

This program is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).