10 posts found in Category: News

HSPF Learning Collaborative May 2022 Meeting

May 27, 2022

The Healthy Students, Promising Futures Learning Collaborative came together for a two-day virtual meeting May 18-19. The meeting highlighted White House and Congressional efforts to strengthen the school Medicaid program — in part to address the growing mental health crisis affecting youth.

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Helping States Understand Their School Medicaid Program

December 15, 2021

Healthy Schools Campaign has developed an interactive map on school Medicaid eligibility, billing and providers, and published a new report that can enable policymakers, school districts, advocates and others to better understand their state school Medicaid program, including its strengths and opportunities for improvement.

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HSPF Learning Collaborative May 2021 Meeting

May 25, 2021

The 10th convening of the Healthy Students, Promising Futures Learning Collaborative featured Bechara Choucair, White House Vaccinations Coordinator, and Mayra Alvarez, president of The Children’s Partnership and member of the Biden-Harris COVID-19 Health Equity Task Force.

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HSPF Learning Collaborative December 2020 Meeting

December 11, 2020

More than 100 individuals attended the December 2020 Healthy Students, Promising Futures Learning Collaborative meeting, including representatives from 18 states, three federal agencies and more than a dozen national partner organizations.

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Cross-Sector Collaboration to Expand Ohio School Health

July 13, 2019

In 2016, with support from Healthy Schools Campaign and Trust for America’s Health, the U.S. Departments of Education and Health and Human Services launched HSPF out of the growing recognition of the connection between health and learning. The Ohio team's progress in building capacity, strengthening cross-agency relationships, and launching its statewide initiative to align health outcomes with academic success through the development of a School-Based Health Care Support Toolkit.

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