The IPHCA Health Talks podcast provides listeners with unique perspectives on healthcare, public health, advocacy, and promising practices to improve patient care. We'll be interviewing leaders in healthcare and public health each episode. Hosted by Raj Savalia and an array of co-hosts from IPHCA.
Increasing ACCESS to community-based care with Dr. Tariq Butt
This week is National Health Center Week! Dr. Tariq Butt, Vice President of Health Affairs at ACCESS, talks about the history of their health center. We hear about his experience on the frontlines of community-based care, and how ACCESS has expanded access to affordable care over the decades.
The history of community health with one of the first health centers in the United States
This week is National Health Center Week! We had spoke with Henry Taylor, CEO of Mile Square Health Center, one of the country’s first federally qualified health centers. In 1967, Mile Square’s first neighborhood clinic opened as part of the “War on Poverty” program. Today, Mile Square continues to serve Chicago's disenfranchised communities and over the last 50 years their service area has grown to include almost 25% of Chicago’s population.
An Array of Telebehavioral Health Services
Today we discuss telehealth and behavioral health programs with David Prabhu from Array Behavioral Care. Array is the leading and largest telepsychiatry service provider in the country. Array's online therapy sessions make it easier and more affordable for providers to virtually meet individuals and families to provide the care needed.
Here for Your Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow. Leadership Conference!
After two years meeting virtually, we are excited to once again hold our Annual Leadership Conference in person. Our conference sets the standard for industry networking and health care education, and this year will be no different.
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Let’s Talk Health: Substance Use Disorder Treatment (part 3)
We continue our discussion on integrating substance use disorder (SUD) treatment in primary care. Today there's a special focus on addressing burnout and mental wellbeing in caring for patients with SUD. Our guests are Dr. Katie McDonough and Amanda Brooks in part 3 of 3 of this mini-series.
Let’s Talk Health: Destigmatizing Addiction Treatment
Today our guest is Dr. Thomas D. Huggett, Medical Director of Mobile Health at Lawndale Christian Health Center in Chicago. Dr. Huggett will be discussing the importance of destigmatizing addiction treatment and how healthcare providers can help create an accepting environment for those who are seeking help for mental health and substance use.