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Children's Health Fund mobile clinics, like this one in New Orleans, bring care to kids where they live, study and play.Children's Health Fund mobile clinics, like this one in New Orleans, bring care to kids where they live, study and play.

Parents Magazine writes about the health barriers to learning that disproportionately affect kids in low-income areas, and about what Children's Health Fund is doing to help. This article also links to our Back-to-School-Checkup Checklist, which helps parents make the most of their childrens' annual school physical.

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.