#UnlockURWell, Pro-Mental-Health Campaign Launches Oct. 22

NORTHRIDGE, Calif., Oct. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — #UnlockURWell, a first-of-its-kind, pro-mental-health campaign designed by the Child and Family Guidance Center (CFGC), launches Oct. 22, 2017, and aims to reach California’s 3.5 million children and families who do not access needed mental healthcare. Stigma, fear, limited funding and lack of awareness are some reasons that three-out-of-four children in need do not access care for mental health issues. #UnlockURWell unleashes the power of social media to eliminate taboos, strengthen families and communities, and connect those in need to accessible mental health services.

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Missouri Care Signs Agreements with SSM Health to Serve Missouri’s Medicaid Population

Missouri Care Signs Agreements with SSM Health to Serve Missouri’s Medicaid Population

ST.LOUIS and TAMPA, Fla., July 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Missouri Care, Inc., a subsidiary of WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG), announced today that it has signed an agreement with SSM Health that provides in-network coverage to Missouri Care’s MO HealthNet Managed Care (Medicaid) members. This agreement includes access to academic medical centers, community hospitals, physicians, urgent care centers, ambulatory care centers and other services and facilities owned by or affiliated with SSM Health.

Texas Children’s Hospital ranks #1 nationally in cardiology and heart surgery among nation’s best pediatric institutions by U.S. News & World Report

HOUSTON, June 28, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Texas Children’s Hospital is proud to announce it ranks as the best place for children to receive cardiology and heart surgery care in the nation by U.S. News & World Report in their 2017-18 edition of Best Children’s Hospitals. To learn more about Texas Children’s Heart Center® please visit texaschildrens.org/heart.

Texas Children’s Hospital is proud to announce it ranks as the best place for children to receive cardiology and heart surgery care in the nation by U.S. News & World Report in their 2017-18 edition of Best Children’s Hospitals.

 

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Clean Drinking Water More Important to Americans than Clean Air, According to New Study

– Two in three Americans believe their community’s clean drinking water is at risk

– Most Americans believe significant investments in water infrastructure are needed to avoid future water crises

– Americans expect cross-sector collaboration from governments, businesses and environmental organizations to secure a clean water future

STAMFORD, Conn., June 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Access to clean drinking water and the nation’s water infrastructure are major concerns for Americans across the country, according to Perspectives on America’s Water,” a new study. A total of 6,699 American adults shared their views on water-related topics in this comprehensive online study conducted on behalf of Nestlé Waters North America by the global market research firm PSB in May 2017. The study, the first of its kind to gather both the opinions of the U.S. general population and those of experts in the field, found that water is viewed as the most important natural resource in Americans’ daily lives, more so even than clean air (87 percent compared to 81 percent). Yet, 61 percent of American consumers and 66 percent of experts characterized water problems as a crisis or major issue for the United States.

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