Webinars

Minority Stress: Racism and Women’s Issues

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 | 12-1 p.m. CT
We know that homelessness is harmful to one’s health and that women experiencing homelessness face unique challenges and different issues than men experiencing homelessness.
This webinar will explore the impact that racism has on women of color experiencing homelessness individually and through … More

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The Humanism Pocket Tool: Finding the Joy in Treating Challenging Patients

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 | 2-3 p.m. CT
Every patient deserves compassionate, trauma-informed care, and it is particularly critical for clients coping with the experience of homelessness. How can clinicians ensure that all patients—including those who can be challenging to work with—are treated with humanity and respect?
The “Humanism Pocket … More

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Homelessness, Health, and Medical-Legal Partnerships

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council and the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership
Monday, November 19, 2018 | 1-1:45 p.m. CT
Join the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership and the National HCH Council for a discussion on how medical-legal partnerships can address the civil legal needs of people without homes. Social factors such as unstable housing … More

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Oral Health and Diabetes for Patients Experiencing Homelessness

Presented by the National Network for Oral Health Access and the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 | 12 p.m. CT
The National Network for Oral Health Access and the National HCH Council are partnering to present this webinar on oral health and diabetes for patients experiencing homelessness.
This webinar will review barriers to oral … More

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The Audacity to Be Bold: Addressing Diabetes in the Homeless Population

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 | 1-2 p.m. CT
This presentation will discuss how a community health center, which includes Health Care for the Homeless funding, tracked and improved the health outcomes of their diabetic patients. The use of process improvement tools, team-based care, and additional clinical care activities were targeted … More

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Clinicians’ Coffee Chat: Family Homelessness

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Wednesday, October 24th, 2018 | 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. CT
In this second of a four-part “Clinicians’ Coffee Chat” series, participants will share questions, wisdom, and resources on providing care for families without homes.
This interactive discussion will foster peer learning and support across the homeless health care community.
 
Facilitators:… More

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Housing is Health Care: An In-Depth Look at Denver HCH’s Integrated Model of Care

Presented by the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless and the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Wednesday, September 26th, 2018 | 2-3:30 p.m. ET
The Colorado Coalition for the Homeless (CCH) has been investing in supportive housing since 1990. Since that time, this comprehensive community health center has developed nearly 1,700 units of housing, and is one of the … More

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Implications of Medicaid Expansion on HCH Health Centers: Learning from Experience

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
Wednesday, August 15th, 2018
As of this writing, Virginia and Maine are on the cusp of expanding Medicaid coverage through the Affordable Care Act, an option that has drastically benefited people experiencing homelessness in states that haven chosen it so far. While this presents exciting opportunities for growth at Health … More

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