Tag Archives: UofL School of Medicine

Norton Children’s Medical Associates adding prescriptive food pantry

Norton Children’s Medical Associates adding prescriptive food pantry

Many families in Louisville and Southern Indiana struggle to provide healthy meals for children. This is due to many factors, including cost, living in a “food desert” — an area where it is difficult to find affordable fresh food — and being unable to travel to a grocery. Food insecurity has negative effects for a

Collaborative effort at UofL to improve delivery of rural healthcare

By Kelli Bullard Dunn, MD Kentucky is a largely rural and impoverished state that consistently ranks in the lowest percentile nationally for access to quality healthcare. According to the 2016 Annual Report of America’s Health Rankings, published by United Health Foundation, Kentucky ranks 45th in health nationally. Access to quality medical care depends on many

Top