August 8, 2019

Caring for children’s mental health needs in — and out — of the emergency department

Caring for children’s mental health needs in — and out — of the emergency department A collaboration in Oregon could be a model for dealing with […]
August 5, 2019

The Nation’s Health: Nation in Brief, Deaths of despair up in young adults

In June, Trust for America’s Health and Well Being Trust released an issue brief, reporting that over the last two decades, drug-related deaths among 18- to […]
August 1, 2019

STAT News Morning Rounds: California pays a lot for health care, not so much for keeping people healthy

California spends a lot on health care to treat its residents, but relatively little to ensure they are healthy, according to a new report. In 2018, for […]
July 30, 2019

A standard of care for depression: Addressing one of America’s most common mental illness can be challenging for primary care providers.

A standard of care for depression: Addressing one of America’s most common mental illness can be challenging for primary care providers. This is one example of […]
July 25, 2019

Kaiser Health News Morning Briefing: CA Health Care Spending Hurts Community Health, Report Says

In a report released Tuesday, community health advocates at Oakland’s Well Being Trust warned California’s leaders that they must curb prices and waste in health care […]
July 25, 2019

What’s it like to be a fellow at a health-based foundation? Lizzie and Ashley reflect on their experiences and their bicoastal “staff swap.”

Well Being Trust and the de Beaumont Foundation are national foundations with the ambitious mission to improve health and well-being in communities across the country. Another thing […]
July 23, 2019

U.S. News & World Report: Investing in Community to Cut Health Care Costs

California is spending much more of its budget on health care costs than on “community conditions” such as education, environmental protections and social services that could improve […]