St. Louis was selected as a national model for improving access to care for the safety net population
Building Resilience Around Trauma and Adverse Childhood Experiences: Identifying High-Risk Communities in Missouri and Kansas
Check out Missouri Hospital Association’s October issue of Hospital Industry Data Institute (HIDI) Health Stats which focuses on the importance of identifying high risk communities to build more resilience around trauma and adverse childhood experiences.
“’In some of our communities where there is a high level of stress we know our population is going to be sicker,’ says Robert Fruend, chief executive of the St. Louis Regional Health Commission. ‘Until we address that, we are never going to close the disparities.’” To read this article highlighting our initiative, Alive and Well STL, click here.