Posts Tagged ‘Kyle Taylor’

Free Webinar on Improving Health Care Quality for Children in Medicaid and CHIP

February 4, 2016

  The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will host a free webinar on February 11 at 2:00pm EST titled, “Amplify Your Impact on Child Health Quality: Learning from the CHIPRA Quality Demonstration Grant Program.” The two organizations have...

New Federal Toolkit Links Health and Education

February 1, 2016

In January 2016 the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the U.S. Department of Education joined forces to create a toolkit with resources and practical steps to help better connect health and education services. The toolkit is available for download here. Read the joint letter from Secretary Burwell...

House and Senate Reach Agreement to Reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act

December 2, 2015

On November 19, a bicameral conference committee approved a deal to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), which has been known as No Child Left Behind since 2002. The agreement is a compromise between the House-passed Student Success Act (H.R. 5) and the Senate-passed Every Child Achieves...

Richfield Springs Opens School-Based Health Center

October 29, 2015

The Bassett Healthcare Network celebrated the opening of its 20th school-based health center (SBHC) in upstate New York at Richfield Springs Central School on October 15, 2015. Bassett Healthcare Network President and CEO Vance M. Brown, MD joined parents, state lawmakers, school officials, and health care providers to celebrate the...

Become a Member Today!

October 2, 2015

Join us as we move toward MORE and GREAT school-based health centers (SBHCs)! The School-Based Health Alliance is unique. No other organization brings you insights about SBHCs, the people they serve, and the individuals who work in them like we do. Soon, the National Quality Initiative that we are...

Get the Help You Need Quickly by Using Our Technical Assistance Form

September 24, 2015

The School-Based Health Alliance is the leading national provider of technical assistance and training for the school-based health care field. Our staff have expertise in the areas that matter to school-based health centers (SBHCs), such as billing, sustainability, population health, marketing, and policy. Whether you’re new to the school-based...

Free Conference on HIV and Health Disparities for School Nurses in Mississippi

September 21, 2015

The Third Annual HIV/AIDS Health Disparities Conference, From Clinic to Community, breaking the link between HIV and Health Disparities: Categorizing factors that increase Health Equity, will be held on Friday, September 25, at the Jackson Convention Center in Jackson, Mississippi. The 2015 conference will focus the role of social...

Coalition for Community Schools Call for Abstracts

September 16, 2015

Our friends at the Coalition for Community Schools are collecting abstracts for their 2016 National Forum, Rising Together: Learning across School, Family and Community, to be held April 6-8, 2016 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Community schools and school-based health centers (SBHCs) have a long history of forming partnerships to...

Board of Directors Nominations

September 9, 2015

The School-Based Health Alliance Seeks Leaders to Join its Board of Directors We are accepting nominations for individuals to join our Board of Directors. The Board guides our mission and strategic direction, as well as ensures our organization’s vitality. The Board is committed to cultural diversity and welcomes candidates from all backgrounds. Please use the...

U.S. Senator Chris Murphy Holds Town Hall at School with an SBHC

September 1, 2015

U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT) visited Wilbur Cross High School in New Haven, CT, on August 27, which is home to a school-based health center (SBHC) named “The Body Shop.” Murphy met with community members to seek input on the Mental Health Reform Act of 2015, a bill that...