Why PIH-US Cares About the Build Back Better Act, And Why You Should Too

Posted on Dec 13, 2021

While the Senate debates the terms and details of the Build Back Better Act, it’s worth remembering that taken as a whole, many of the legislation’s provisions would transform public health, maternal health, and long-term care for millions of people across the nation. 

Addressing Food Insecurity During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond 

Posted on Nov 23, 2021

Across the U.S., as people were forced to isolate, quarantine, or care for a relative sick with COVID-19, food assistance became essential. PIH-US worked with partners across the country to connect patients and families with food and strenghten connections to social support.

Partners In Health Formalizes Long-Term Commitment to Health Equity Work in United States

Posted on Oct 8, 2021

What began as a time-bound initiative in response to a spiraling public health crisis has now catalyzed a long-term commitment to reimagining community health systems in the U.S. -- a fundamental component of PIH’s global mission to realizing health as a human right.

How a ‘Little’ Modeling Tool Made a Big Difference Building a COVID-19 Response Workforce

Posted on Aug 23, 2021

Dr. John Welch faced a hiring challenge. 

It was April 2020, and the director of Partners In Health’s COVID-19 response in Massachusetts was on a tight deadline to determine how many people would be needed to launch an ambitious, statewide contact tracing workforce to help bring the newly raging pandemic under control.