POLICY BRIEF "THE FUTURE OF MEDICAID AND LONG-TERM CARE IN PENNSYLVANIA: A WAKE-UP CALL
On February 1st, the Institute of Politics, in cooperation with Jewish Healthcare Foundation, hosted an event on the future of Medicaid and long-term care in Pennsylvania. In conjunction with that event, a publication produced by the Institute's Health and Human Services Committee Medicaid Subcommittee was released. Click here to view the publication.
SEPTEMBER 2012 INFRASTRUCTURE PRIMER
Since 2009, the Institute of Politics Infrastructure Working Group has written and published a primer outlining the infrastructure status and needs of southwestern Pennsylvania. Click here to view the most recent primer.
Join the Institute of Politics and other community partners in the region's first Regional Health Literacy Coalition! For more information, please contact Kevin Progar, project manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the coalition's temporary home page by clicking here.
The Institute of Politics will be hosting a program on June 7th entitled "Understanding the Potential of Land Banks in Pennsylvania."
The forum will offer an in-depth summary of the new Pennsylvania law. Experts from other areas of the country who have successfully implemented land banks in their communities will be on hand to share their experiences with forum participants. Also, several local organizations who are working on issues related to establishing land banks in our region will explain how their work is helping to drive this dialogue forward.
This program is free and open to the public, but registration is required. For more information and to register for the event, please click here.