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We invite our members, our partners and the public to help us bring awareness to the importance of getting a COVID-19 vaccination. Please see our social media toolkit at chausa.org/newsroom/coronavi… and use the hashtags #LoveThyNeighbor and #CatholicCares when posting.
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The longer it takes to make #MedicaidPossible and close the coverage gap, the longer uninsured Americans delay receiving adequate care, and the more likely they are to suffer from worse health outcomes and poorer overall health. More here: chausa.org/medicaid
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The authors of the Lancet Countdown report warn that "there is no safe global temperature rise from a health perspective" and that the most vulnerable — low-income individuals, people of color and the elderly — are most at risk. ow.ly/E0X950GvFXi #ClimateChange
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Join CHA, @SantEgidioUSA and @CCharitiesUSA on Oct. 28 for "Old Age – Our Future," a discussion on how to best use our resources to help #elders age in place, stay engaged in their communities and thrive! Free registration at ow.ly/XyO750GuUVP. #eldercare
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Join colleagues across the ministry for an engaging professional development experience at CHA's Online Foundations of Catholic Health Care Leadership program, which teaches core theological and moral principles that guide #CatholicHealth care. Register: ow.ly/KIAI50GuTlf
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CHA Letter to Biden on Reconciliation Negotiations chausa.org/docs/default-sour… #BuildBackBetter
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There’s no time like the present to #LoveThyNeighbor. For those in the United States, search vaccines.gov, text your ZIP code to 438829, or call 1-800-232-0233 to find a COVID-19 vaccination site near you.
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Christian #prayer instils an invincible hope in the human heart: whatever experience may touch us on our journey, God’s love can turn it into good.
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One year after Executive VP and Chief Information Officer for @providence began his new role, #COVID-19 issues took priority across his teams. Learn more about how #data and #AI allowed doctors and hospitals to meet #COVID19 demand - provhealth.org/6014XoH92 @JoshLuke4Health
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In health care, ageism can be explicit. An example: rationing medical care for younger adults before older adults. Embedded in this is a value judgment: Young peoples’ lives are worth more because they presumably have more years left to live. ow.ly/b6Xf50GuSpn #eldercare
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One in four health care facilities worldwide lacks adequate water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH). In response, the Vatican has launched a project to assess WASH in Catholic-run health care facilities in low-resource areas. ow.ly/c6Ql50GudPL #HealthProgress @faithssafewater
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With just 31% of pregnant women vaccinated, the CDC issued an urgent advisory recommending they get the shots. The agency cautioned that COVID in pregnancy can cause preterm birth and other adverse outcomes, and that stillbirths have been reported. ow.ly/7Zjy50GuSjV
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The #Medicaid coverage gap continues to greatly disadvantage low-income Americans. As the nation slowly recovers from the coronavirus pandemic, the time is now to close this gap and support our fellow Americans. chausa.org/medicaid
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Some students at the Emory University School of Medicine noticed something missing from the curricula: information on #ClimateChange consequences. @LauraPetrecca examines how students and educational institutions are trying to change this. ow.ly/jpnG50Gu8eN #HealthProgress
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Matt Liles, massage therapist at Trinity Health Of New England, explores the path that brought him here. To watch this Wellness Wednesday video interview, visit bit.ly/3cSxqNE
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CatholicHealthAssoc retweeted
@HANYScomm is inviting health systems in New York State to join its next #AgeFriendly Action Community that starts in November 2021, join them for a recruitment webinar on October 21. @TheIHI @TheCHAUSA @ahahospitals ow.ly/9UHC50Gt82O
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A year ago, we launched We Are Called – our initiative to confront racism by achieving #HealthEquity. Join us in reflecting on this important work by sharing and watching this video from Sr. Mary Haddad. invidious.fdn.fr/t_haetZhBWY #WeAreCalledUS
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