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October 2021

Quarterly WHI Stakeholders Meeting: 10th Anniversary

October 18 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Virtual,

The WHI's quarterly stakeholder meetings offer an opportunity for community members to learn about, and weigh in on, important public health challenges and the strategies local organizations are using to address them. This will be a special stakeholders meeting with a discussion of health equity challenges in Washtenaw County, a panel on the positive impacts the ACA has had on community wellbeing and innovative ways to close our county's uninsurance gap, the presentation of our new Collaborative Health Impact Award,…

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WHI Opioid Project

October 19 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Virtual

A volunteer organization, the Washtenaw County Opioid Project brings concerned community members together with professionals from law enforcement, public health, community mental health, treatment programs, and hospitals to combat opioid misuse and overdose while meeting the needs of those living with chronic pain. Believing that every person has a part to play in ending the opioid epidemic in Washtenaw County, the project promotes opportunities for residents and professionals to get involved, make a difference, and combat this epidemic. Each month, members…

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Hospital community health assessments and improvements (UNITE)

October 19 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Virtual

The Unified Needs Assessment and Implementation Plan Team Engagement (UNITE) Group, launched in 2015 by the region’s largest non-profit hospitals, works to identify Washtenaw County health needs, prioritize those needs with the goal of advancing public health and health equity, and inform hospital-driven activities that are designed to address priority needs. Join Zoom Meeting: https://umich.zoom.us/j/95248669273 Meeting ID: 952 4866 9273

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November 2021

Medicaid and Marketplace Outreach and Enrollment (MMOE)

November 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Virtual

Members of the Washtenaw Health Initiative's Medicaid/Marketplace Outreach and Enrollment work group meet monthly to discuss ongoing work. RSVP to attend. In recent years, the federal government has made substantial changes to the funding and organization of outreach, education, and enrollment activities for the Health Insurance Marketplace. These changes have made recent open enrollment periods shorter, have reduced funding for advertising open enrollment, and have reduced funding for staff at local organizations that provide enrollment assistance. The Medicaid and Marketplace…

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WHI Communications Committee

November 9 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Virtual

The WHI Communications Committee is a group of communications professionals who are committed to promoting the work of WHI work groups and member organizations, as well as promotion community-based projects designed to improve health and health equity in Washtenaw County. To learn more, email Erin Spanier, staff representative, at espanier@med.umich.edu. Join Our Zoom Meetings https://umich.zoom.us/j/96820088889

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Hospital community health assessments and improvements (UNITE)

November 11 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Virtual

The Unified Needs Assessment and Implementation Plan Team Engagement (UNITE) Group, launched in 2015 by the region’s largest non-profit hospitals, works to identify Washtenaw County health needs, prioritize those needs with the goal of advancing public health and health equity, and inform hospital-driven activities that are designed to address priority needs. Join Zoom Meeting: https://umich.zoom.us/j/95248669273 Meeting ID: 952 4866 9273

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Washtenaw County Healthy Aging Collaborative

November 12 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Virtual

The Washtenaw County Healthy Aging Collaborative supports the community health needs of senior citizens and their caregivers in Washtenaw County. Join Zoom Meeting https://umich.zoom.us/j/99649402809

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WHI Opioid Project

November 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Virtual

A volunteer organization, the Washtenaw County Opioid Project brings concerned community members together with professionals from law enforcement, public health, community mental health, treatment programs, and hospitals to combat opioid misuse and overdose while meeting the needs of those living with chronic pain. Believing that every person has a part to play in ending the opioid epidemic in Washtenaw County, the project promotes opportunities for residents and professionals to get involved, make a difference, and combat this epidemic. Each month, members…

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December 2021

WHI Opioid Project

December 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Virtual

A volunteer organization, the Washtenaw County Opioid Project brings concerned community members together with professionals from law enforcement, public health, community mental health, treatment programs, and hospitals to combat opioid misuse and overdose while meeting the needs of those living with chronic pain. Believing that every person has a part to play in ending the opioid epidemic in Washtenaw County, the project promotes opportunities for residents and professionals to get involved, make a difference, and combat this epidemic. Each month, members…

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Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Work Group Meeting

December 21 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Virtual

Co-chaired by Dr. Katrina Bozada, assistant director of the University of Michigan's Psychiatric Emergency Services, and Curtis Thornton, clinical director of Home of New Vision, the Washtenaw Health Initiative’s Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders Work Group includes representatives from more than a dozen of the county’s behavioral health care provider organizations. Participants can join using the following info: Zoom Meeting URL  https://umich.zoom.us/j/94554190910

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