Navigation Links
Sanofi-aventis Affirms Its Commitment to Partnering with Local Communities to Improve Hispanic and African American Health
Date:4/27/2009

Baltimore Activity Demonstrates Benefits of Linked Community Health Resources

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sanofi-aventis U.S. today presented progress of its Community Health Partnership (CHP), It's In Our Hands, at the 6th Annual National Minority Quality Forum Health (NMQF) Disparities Leadership Summit in Washington, DC. The CHP is a unique community-based initiative that aims to decrease health disparities among minority communities through collaboration between the private and public sectors.

Deborah Jones, Ph.D., R.N., Assistant Professor of the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing and member of the CHP's Community Health Action Team, has seen the program's effects on the community firsthand and comments, "The CHP has strengthened relationships in Baltimore between some of the city's largest institutions and smallest community-based organizations and as a result, we are able to provide a more holistic and proactive approach to patient care."

In Baltimore alone, the CHP has forged significant alliances with the city's most influential institutions including Johns Hopkins University and The University of Maryland Medical System. Additionally, the CHP in collaboration with the University of Maryland will be launching an outcomes study to explore improvement in patient compliance to prescribed regimen when combined with follow-up support from physician's offices, pharmacists and other community resources. The study will also quantify the impact of raising awareness of community resources with healthcare providers.

"We are very pleased with the results of the program in Baltimore. Since our launch in October 2008, we've worked in close partnership with leaders in our community to distribute information to patients and to increase the effectiveness of patient self care," noted Dwyan Monroe, Community Health Liaison for
'/>"/>

SOURCE sanofi-aventis
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Sanofi-Aventis renews licenses for Genomatix chip analysis pipeline
2. Sanofi-aventis US Chairman Tim Rothwell Addresses CMSAs Collaborative Practice Summit
3. Sanofi-aventis Announces a Good Third Quarter Performance; Increase in 2007 full-year earnings growth guidance
4. Sanofi-aventis Announces 2007 Earnings Ahead of Guidance Sharp Rise in Proposed Dividend
5. TechTeam Global Will Provide Multilingual EDC Support Services for sanofi-aventis recherche & developpement
6. Sanofi-aventis: Encouraging First-Quarter 2008 Results Further Positive Phase III Results for Eplivanserin
7. Sanofi-aventis Named One of Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles by National Business Group on Health
8. Sanofi-aventis Teams With HHS Quality Agency to Distribute Consumer Health Materials
9. Sanofi-aventis Q3 2008 Adjusted EPS Excluding Selected Items(1):
10. Welvista Announces Partnering with sanofi-aventis U.S. to Provide Medication at No Cost to the Uninsured
11. Sanofi-aventis Partners with the African American Community in Baltimore to Increase Health Awareness, Access to Resources and Help Improve Patient Care
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/1/2015)... Greenwich, CT (PRWEB) , ... August 01, 2015 ... ... Great Point Partners I, L.P. (“GPP”) portfolio company has acquired Premier Physical Therapy ... incorporating it into its portfolio of state-of-the-art clinics. , “Our acquisition of Premier ...
(Date:8/1/2015)... ... ... BeverlyD, owner and founder of BeverlyD Luxe Organic Hair Care, has announced ... donation to kick off the campaign for healing and Well-Being. , BeverlyD has helped ... line of raw, organic hair care products, as well as her book, Hair Now!— ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... That’s right, the ... the STASH awards? The Significant Technological Achievements in Secretive Horticulture (or STASH) Awards, ... as tried-and-true products that have stood the test of time. These include lighting ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... Ind. (PRWEB) , ... August 01, 2015 , ... The ... the Global Advisory Panel on the Future of Nursing (GAPFON) 20-21 July 2015 in ... invited to participate in this meeting. , Dr. Silvia Cassiani, Advisor, Nursing and Allied ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... Precision Aesthetics is New York’s only Thermage ... also the first provider of Exilis non-surgical fat reduction in New York. Due ... attracted a large International clientele. Many patients travel to New York to get ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Professional Physical Therapy Now Largest Outpatient Physical Therapy Provider in Northeast With Acquisition of Premier Physical Therapy & Wellness 2Health News:March4thforWellBeing Foundation Kickoff 2Health News:The High Times S.T.A.S.H. Awards Are in, Guess Who Took Home the Prize for “Best Grow System” 2Health News:Key Latin American Nurse Leaders Identify Regional Issues During Global Advisory Panel on the Future of Nursing Meeting 2Health News:Key Latin American Nurse Leaders Identify Regional Issues During Global Advisory Panel on the Future of Nursing Meeting 3Health News:Key Latin American Nurse Leaders Identify Regional Issues During Global Advisory Panel on the Future of Nursing Meeting 4
... be removed through the nose using endoscopy rather than having ... this approach, doctors use tiny scopes and cameras to enter ... pulverizes and suctions. At points where the tumor adheres to ... drill is used to eliminate tumor cells in the underlying ...
... Swedish study, Women's Health in the Lund Area, ... of the data collected now reveals a small ... [EHP 113:1627-1631]//. This suggests that low-level cadmium exposure ... general population is likely to encounter low-level chronic ...
... new study, which appears in the October issue ... frequency of and early exposure to severe hypoglycemia ... ,Severe hypoglycemia is a significant and relatively ... type 1 diabetes. Repeated severe hypoglycemia has been ...
... frequently shows a sonographic pattern of ‘pneumonia’//. , ... The acoustic–physical conditions of the thorax produces the most serious ... , ... a method complementary to conventional X-ray examination. The sonographic pattern ...
... Health Minister Anbumani Ramadoss has said that the government is ... and plans to take several steps to check female foeticide, ... ,Dr Ramadoss said that there were plans to set up ... unfortunate practice that prevails on a large scale in the ...
... the first in United Kingdom to perform a Live Liver ... said that in 2006 five live liver operations would be ... live liver regeneration operation a part of liver is transplanted ... the donor and recipient, the regeneration to full size of ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Novel Technique For Management Of Inverted Papilloma Of Frontal Sinus 2Health News:The Exposure Of Cadmium And Its Effects On Kidneys 2Health News:Severe Hypoglycemia And Spatial Memory In Children With Type 1 Diabetes 2
(Date:7/30/2015)... , July 30, 2015  ResMed (NYSE: ... signed a definitive agreement to acquire Curative ... ventilation and sleep-disordered breathing medical devices and ... market reputation in China, combined with ResMed,s global leadership in sleep and ... China suffering from ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... -- ResMed Inc. (NYSE: RMD ) today announced results ... the quarter was $453.1 million, a 9 percent increase ... 17 percent increase on a constant currency basis).  Net ... June 30, 2014.  Diluted earnings per share for the ... 30, 2014.  The results for the ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... July 30, 2015  EP Global Communications, Inc. (Public ... recently contacted the Company about discussing EPGL,s electronic ... as Monday, August 3, 2015.  Novartis CEO ... that the coming electronic contact lens market could ... the next several years.  Novartis partnered with Google ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:ResMed Invests in High-Growth Chinese Sleep and Respiratory Care Market with Curative Medical 2ResMed Invests in High-Growth Chinese Sleep and Respiratory Care Market with Curative Medical 3ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 2ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 3ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 4ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 5ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 6ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 7ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 8ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 9ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 10ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 11ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 12ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 13ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 14ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 15ResMed Inc. Announces Results for the Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 16