The Suncoast Nursing Action Coalition (SNAC) is offering up to $150,000 in scholarships to encourage more nurses and prospective nursing students to earn their bachelor’s degree in nursing (BSN) and ensure safe, high-quality nursing care in the Sarasota, Charlotte, Manatee and Desoto counties region.
Pinellas County Urban League (PCUL) will be expanding its health program to cover all of Pinellas County with help from new partners and more funding from a substantial charitable.
The 2020 Florida Blue Foundation Community Health Symposium and Sapphire Awards will be held on May 4-5, 2020, at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Hotel in Orlando, Florida.
The National Children’s Alliance recently awarded a $25,000 Mental Health Program Improvement Grant for Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and a $46,000 Domestic Trafficking Victims Funds Training Grant to the Children’s Advocacy Center of Brevard.
Updates on Census 2020, the 2020 legislative session agenda, a forthcoming behavioral health white paper, vaping, and access to dental care.
The Florida Blue Foundation has posted nomination applications for the 2019 Sapphire Awards - Recognizing Excellence and Innovation in Community Health. The receiptants will receive recognition at the 2019 Community Health Symposium and Sapphire Awards, May 9-10, 2019 being held at the Gaylord Palms Resort and Conference Center.
The $300,000 ADA-compliant bus, which was purchased with support from the Quantum Foundation, features two fully equipped exam rooms.
While Florida has made strides in reducing the number of uninsured children, a national health-care expert warned Thursday that those gains are likely stalling, and she put part of the blame on increased scrutiny of immigration status. This is the summary from the recent webinar.
A new report by the Georgetown University Center for Children and Families provides an overview of how recent changes to the federal CHIP law will impact children’s health coverage in Florida. The report, developed with the support of the Health Affinity funders of the Florida Philanthropic Network.
Approximately 3,300 Southwest Florida residents will have free access to comprehensive dental care with the expansion of the We Care Dental Clinic.