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Children's Health Fund and Verizon Foundation launched a national health information technology initiative yesterday. The first telemedicine clinic on wheels will connect children to University of Miami Miller School of Medicine specialists.  Read more....

The Journal of the American Medical Association has published an article focusing on our recent work detailing the obstacles to health care for immigrants in the U.S. Our white paper Closing the Gap: Why Immigrant Children Must Have Access to Health Care - and How to Get There also calls on Congress to extend care to all children in the U.S., regardless of their legal status or length of residency.

Dr. Elliott Attisha, medical director of Detroit's mobile clinic, got a writeup in West Bloomfield Patch after being named a Community Champion.

The Mexican news agency Notimex interviewed Dennis Johnson, our executive vice president for policy and advocacy, for this story about health care for undocumented immigrants.

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A pleasant environment keeps patients coming back - and that's good for their health. This video tells the story of improvements to our South Bronx Health Center funded by United Healthcare through CBS EcoMedia's WellnessAd program.

Asthma costs children millions of school days per year. We're working with the Council of School Supervisors & Administrators to explore the problem and find solutions.

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This profile gives great background on the problems Children's Health Fund set out to conquer, and the unique skills and experience Dr. Shapiro brings to his work for us in the South Bronx.