advocacy

Nominate a pediatric hero for our 2017 advocacy award
Nominate a pediatric hero for our 2017 advocacy awardNominations are now open for any pediatrician making meaningful change to improve patient well-being or transforming their community into a healthier place for children. Whether it’s founding a local diaper bank, passionately testifying before a local legislature on an acute children’s need, or spearheading a YouTube literacy program, we want to hear about these outstanding doctors and make their works viral.
Advocating for Pharmacy Works. But Only If You Do It.
AmerisourceBergen Offers Resources for Pharmacy Advocacy
Students can make a difference with advocacy
Students can make a difference with advocacyAs I reach the end of my second year out of optometry school, I find myself reflecting on how the past two years have been such a rewarding experience.
Refugee children deserve compassionate carePediatricians can help children fleeing to the United States with medical and social needs, as well as acting as their advocate.
Doctor faces obstacles as patient advocateEven when quality-of-care concerns prompt physicians to advocate on behalf of family members, navigating the medical system can be challenging and fraught with difficulty.
States fighting to advance optometry
States fighting to advance optometryThis is the first in a series of regular updates about optometric legislation from around the country. Optometry can be a localized profession; however, changes in one state might lay groundwork for similar changes in another. Know what’s happening around the country because it might be coming soon to your area.
Dermatology content widely dispersed on YouTubeContent related to dermatology and dermatologic conditions is widely available on YouTube, but identifying sources for some of the content remains a challenge, according to results of a recent study.
Payers benefit from community involvement
Payers benefit from community involvementPartners provide education and boots on the ground to improve health and attract members