Arizona’s Wesley Health Center is taking a stand against chronic disease. The health center has put together a comprehensive disease management program that is helping hundreds of patients manage their chronic conditions. Thanks to a partnership with CVS Caremark and the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC), Wesley Health Center has formed an Integrated Chronic Disease Multi-disciplinary Team (ICDT) that is working one-on-one with patients who have hypertension and diabetes.
More than $4 million in grants will help fund six organizations that use invention to solve social issues around the globe.
(3BL Media / theCSRfeed) PORTLAND, Ore. - May 17, 2011 - The Lemelson Foundation, an organization that believes invention is critical to solving the world’s most challenging problems, today announced it is pledging more than $4 million across six partners that create and advance social innovations for people who need it most in both the U.S. and developing countries. The spring 2011 Lemelson grantees include Ashoka, East Meets West, Root Capital and SELCO.