We all know that getting medical care is a key component to being healthy, and that being able to get to medical appointments is a key component to receiving medical care. However, each year, almost 4 million individuals miss medical appointments due to transportation issues, such as lack of vehicle access, lack of reliable or accessible public transportation or transportation costs.

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In partnership with the National Governors Association, this webinar explored opportunities for state leadership on complex care. Speakers from the National Governors Association will expand on recommendations made in their 2017 report Building complex care programs: A road map for states.

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This report from the Center for Health Care Strategies and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation explores state-level multi-sector actions for addressing the social, economic, and environmental factors that impact health. The report addresses the following questions: 1. What are the levers across state agencies that could be used to improve population health, either through specific...

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Last November we sent out a survey to our National Center audience, asking what you wanted from National Center programming. Informed in part by the feedback we received, this summer we completed a strategic plan for the National Center for Complex Health and Social Needs. The strategic plan maps out priorities, objectives, and tactics for...

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