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Free Community Flu Shot Clinics

The University of Michigan invites community members to attend a free flu shot clinic this fall. Download the flyer for a full list of dates, times, and locations.

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Key Actions at the September 15, 2014 Steering Committee Meeting

Key Actions at the September 15, 2014 Steering Committee Meeting At the September 15, 2014 meeting, the Steering Committee: Reviewed all feedback received since February’s all-member meeting. This feedback revolved around shaping the WHI for the future. Agreed that the WHI should maintain its focus on the low-income, uninsured, underinsured, and Medicaid recipients in the

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Key Actions at the July 10, 2014 Steering Committee Meeting

Key Actions at the July 10, 2014 Steering Committee Meeting At the July 10, 2014 meeting, the WHI Steering Committee: Discussed the future direction of the WHI as it relates to the current and future work of the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, and the Coordinated Funders. This concludes the phase of information gathering for the future role

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Key Actions at the June 2, 2014 Steering Committee Meeting

Key Actions at the June 2, 2014 Steering Committee Meeting At the June 2, 2014 meeting, the WHI Steering Committee: Discussed the future direction of the WHI as it relates to the current and future work of the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, the Washtenaw County Public Health Department, and the Blueprint for Michigan State

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Mental Health Matters – Integrated Medicine: Taking Care of Your Body and Your Mind

  Mental Health Matters Integrated Medicine: Taking Care of Your Body and Your Mind May 22, 2014 6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M County Annex 1st Floor Conference Room (CSTS and PORT offices) 110 N. Fourth Ave. Downtown Ann Arbor “What is Integrated Care?” by Danielle TenCate-Cole, Clinical Social Worker, Briarwood Medical Group, University of Michigan

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Key Actions at the May 5 Steering Committee Meeting

Key Actions at the May 5, 2014 Steering Committee Meeting At the May 5, 2014, the WHI Steering Committee: Discussed the future direction of the WHI as it relates to the current and future work of the Community Mental Health Partnership of Southeast Michigan, the Washtenaw Community Health Organization, and the Washtenaw Health Plan. The

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Heroin-Related Events in Washtenaw County in May

WHI member organization Home of New Vision, a community-based substance use disorder treatment agency, is hosting two heroin-related events in Washtenaw County in May. One is a community education event, and the other is an overdose prevention training for professionals and stakeholders.   Overdose Prevention Training for Professionals and Stakeholders Wednesday, May 28 9:00 a.m.

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Key Actions at the April 7, 2014 Steering Committee Meeting

Key Actions at the April 7, 2014, WHI Steering Committee Meeting At the April 7, 2014 meeting, the WHI Steering Committee: Heard updates from the Tailored Mental Health Management Support (TaMMS) and Frequent Users Systems Engagement (FUSE) projects. The Steering Committee agreed that the Washtenaw FUSE project should be integrated into the WHI Mental Health

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Healthy Michigan Plan Opens for Enrollment April 1

Reprinted from an email announcement received from MDCH Director James Haveman on March 20, 2014       Read the full press release As important partners in our health efforts, I am pleased to share with you that starting April 1, Michigan will begin accepting applications for the Healthy Michigan Plan online, by phone, or

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Forum on March 11 in Chelsea to discuss benefits available under Affordable Care Act

Reposted from MLive.com: http://www.mlive.com/news/ann-arbor/index.ssf/2014/03/tuesday_night_forum_in_chelsea.html State Sen. Rebekah Warren, D-Ann Arbor, and Rep. Gretchen Driskell, D-Saline, are inviting members of the public, including business owners, to come learn more about the Affordable Care Act and specifically some of the benefits available. “The event will allow business owners, hourly employees who work for smaller employers, and others the

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