Archive › News

WHI May/June 2016 Newsletter

The May/June WHI newsletter was published on June 28th. You can sign up online to receive future newsletters! You can download the pdf version of the newsletter here: MayJune 2016 Newsletter

Comments ( 0 )

WHI March/April 2016 Newsletter

The March/April WHI newsletter was published on April 27th. You can sign up online to receive future newsletters! You can download the pdf version of the newsletter here: MarchApril 2016 WHI Newsletter    

Comments ( 0 )

WHI January/February 2016 Newsletter

The January/February 2016 WHI newsletter was published on February 24. You can sign up online to receive future newsletters! You can download the .pdf version here: JanFeb 2016 WHI Newsletter  

Comments ( 0 )

Happy New Year from the Washtenaw Health Initiative [November/December 2015 Newsletter]

See the latest with the WHI with our November/December 2015 newsletter! Download or view the .pdf online. You can also subscribe to receive future newsletters, published 6-8 times per year. Subscribe Now! For Email Newsletters you can trust.

Comments ( 0 )

Stateside’s Cynthia Canty Interviews Advance Care Planning Project Co-Chair Marianne Udow-Phillips

New program seeks to encourage more of us to talk with our doctors about end of life care By Stateside Staff • Nov 16, 2015 Stateside with Cynthia Canty No matter what your circumstances in life, there is one great and final equalizer: Every single one of us will die. Yet it is often difficult […]

Comments ( 0 )

Washtenaw ID now available to residents

The Washtenaw County ID made its long-awaited debut on June 1, 2015, at the Office of the County Clerk. “I think our last count was close to 400 IDs distributed since June 1st,” Keta Cowan, CEO of Synod Community Services in Ypsilanti and Chair of the Washtenaw ID Task Force, shared on June 18. The ID […]

Comments ( 0 )

Washtenaw Health Plan Highlighted in Ann Arbor Observer

  WHI Charter organization, the Washtenaw Health Plan, was highlighted in the February edition of the Ann Arbor Observer. WHP’s Director of Enrollment and Advocacy and Chair of the WHI Medicaid & Marketplace Outreach & Enrollment Work Group, Krista Nordberg, was interviewed about the ongoing need for WHP services in the community.  

Comments ( 0 )

Washtenaw Health Initiative Opioid Project unifies efforts addressing prevention, addiction, and overdose deaths

Download a printable version the press release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Washtenaw Health Initiative Opioid Project unifies efforts addressing prevention, addiction, and overdose deaths Ann Arbor, Mich. – Efforts are underway to develop a strategic plan uniting drug-related prevention efforts across Washtenaw County, identifying evidence-based interventions and project partnerships. The Washtenaw Health Initiative Opioid Project […]

Comments ( 1 )

Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Care Work Group Update

Update from the WHI Mental Health/Substance Use Work Group At the WHI Planning Group meeting in February, members worked in small discussion groups to identify the gaps that will remain for the low-income and uninsured in the county after implementation of the ACA.   Nearly every group identified mental health and substance use services for the […]

Comments ( 0 )

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 […]

Comments ( 1 )