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6 Dec

Request for Proposals Announcement

By |2019-12-09T08:47:04-05:00December 6th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|

1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health announces Request for Proposals seeking Pathways Community HUB Care Coordination Agency partners in Cambria and Somerset counties Learn more about the Pathways Community HUB and download the RFP Application here . December 6, 2019 JOHNSTOWN – The 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health, established through a partnership between the 1889 Foundation

25 Oct

Community care agencies invited to learn more about Pathways Community HUB model

By |2019-10-28T11:59:14-04:00October 25th, 2019|News|

Meetings set for Nov. 13 (Johnstown) and Nov. 14 (Ebensburg) JOHNSTOWN – The 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health (CPH) will be holding informational sessions for organizations who would like to learn more about the implementation of the Pathways Community HUB model in the community as well as potential partnership opportunities. Partnering with the HUB

25 Oct

1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health announces Pathways Community HUB

By |2019-10-25T15:42:14-04:00October 25th, 2019|News|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oct. 25, 2019 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health announces Pathways Community HUB Jeannine McMillan named HUB executive director JOHNSTOWN – The 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health (CPH), established through a partnership between 1889 Foundation and the Jefferson College of Population Health, today announced plans to work with community agencies to

21 May

Greater Johnstown students win Diabetes logo design challenge

By |2019-06-03T09:49:57-04:00May 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|

A logo contest was recently conducted at Greater Johnstown High School with the goal of promoting Type 2 Diabetes prevention through lifestyle changes. The contest, which was hosted by the 1889 Jefferson Center for Population Health as part of the Communities in Schools initiative, was open to art students at Greater Johnstown High School. Conemaugh

4 Mar

Health Matters-Hidden Risks: Do you have Kidney Disease?

By |2019-03-29T11:26:01-04:00March 4th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|

March's Health Matters article and Infographic in the Tribune Democrat discusses the relationship between diabetes and kidney disease. Johnstown kidney specialist Dr. Faina Gurevich shares here knowledge and experience with the disease.

4 Feb

Health Matters – Dental Health Key Component of Pediatric Wellness

By |2019-03-04T11:11:46-05:00February 4th, 2019|News|

February's Health Matters article and Infographic in the Tribune Democrat focus on the importance of pediatric dental health. Local dentists discuss the importance of dental care from a young age and its link to overall health and wellness.  

8 Jan

Health Matters – FDA to require listing of added sugar on labels

By |2019-02-04T14:45:24-05:00January 8th, 2019|News|

January, 2019 – The Tribune Democrat’s Health Matters article and Infographic for this month focuses on Americans' overindulgence in sugar, especially added sugar, which is leading to diabetes and a wide array of other health issues. Nursing instructor Desiree Beppler discusses how she tries to reinforce the issue with her students at Mount Aloysius College in Cresson. The

10 Dec

Health Matters – Diet, stress key health factors

By |2019-02-04T14:44:56-05:00December 10th, 2018|News|

December, 2018 – The Tribune Democrat’s Health Matters article and the Infographic for this month focuses on stress-related behavioral health causes and management techniques. Tanya Kindel, a licensed clinical psychologist with Conemaugh Counseling, discusses how to use planning, mindfulness, and balance to manage stressful demands and overeating tendencies during the holidays.

8 Nov

Health Matters – ER or Urgent Care?

By |2018-11-08T14:10:56-05:00November 8th, 2018|News|

November, 2018 - The Tribune Democrat's Health Matters article for this month focuses on the differences between Emergency Room (ER) department and Urgent Care Center (UCC) visits. Learn more about when you should visit the Emergency Room, why Urgent Care centers are a better option when your condition is not life-threatening, and how you can