Earl Carlos is one of three Authority Health medical residents who traveled to eastern Kenya in July 2017 with CMMB to participate in an eight-week residency placement. During his time there, he and his colleagues served at the Mutomo Mission Hospital, at rural health centers, and also in the surrounding communities. They worked and learned alongside […]
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The July 3, 2017 issue of Crain’s Detroit features Authority Health’s Graduate Medical Education Teaching Health Center Program in an article “Addressing the doctor shortage: More than 1,500 medical residents complete training in Michigan. Click here for the full article.
Authority Health recently provided testimony regarding the Inclusionary Housing Ordinance. The full statement is below. Testimony Regarding the Inclusionary Housing Ordinance June 22, 2017 The impact of housing on health is both obvious and easy to be overlooked. Likewise, the health impact of substandard housing quality and the poor environment in which the housing is […]
It’s an honor and a privilege to be welcomed into the home of a young parent, mentoring them as educator and counselor through a healthy pregnancy and into a new life as a family unit. This is the work of nurse home visitors in the Detroit Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) and the work at which Maria […]
In 2016, the Senior Housing Preservation – Detroit coalition developed a film that highlights the plight of low income seniors who live in the Midtown and Downtown areas of Detroit, which are experiencing dynamic gentrification. The transformation of the Griswold Building into The Albert displaced over 100 seniors. The coalition is working with Mayor Duggan’s […]
Health equity is crucial for the well-being and vibrancy of communities. Check out the National Academies reports on community-based solutions to promote health equity. www.nationalacademies.org/PromoteHealthEquity