Insights

Health care news, trends and innovations from thought leaders and industry experts.

Friday Facts Interview with DeLon Canterbury
Caregivers and Patient Engagement

Friday Facts Interview with DeLon Canterbury

DeLon Canterbury joins Friday Facts to share insights and passion for innovative changes to the use of prescription medications to manage long-term serious illness care.

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Friday Facts Interview with Mark Holmes
Caregivers and Patient Engagement

Friday Facts Interview with Mark Holmes

Mark Holmes, PhD, joins Friday Facts to share his ongoing insights and experience about the state of health in rural communities. As a core subject

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Friday Facts Interview with Dr. Tamara Baker
Caregivers and Patient Engagement

Friday Facts Interview with Dr. Tamara Baker

Dr. Tamara Baker joins Friday Facts to share her journey to gerontology, psychology, and biobehavioral health which has evolved into an active research agenda that

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Friday Facts Interview with Angela Caraway
Communication, Advocacy, and Education

Friday Facts Interview with Angela Caraway

The Caraway Foundation Founder and Executive Director Angela Caraway joins Friday Facts to share her experience as a nonprofit organization professional working to meet many

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Friday Facts Interview with Rodney Jenkins
Communication, Advocacy, and Education

Friday Facts Interview with Rodney Jenkins

Durham County Health Director Rodney Jenkins, MHA, joins Friday Facts to share his journey from The Citadel in South Carolina to leading Durham County's response

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The North Carolina Serious Illness Coalition Is Making Progress!
Caregivers and Patient Engagement

The North Carolina Serious Illness Coalition Is Making Progress!

As the North Carolina Serious Illness Coalition (NCSI Coalition) approaches the end of its second year, COVID has provided an important catalyst for more than

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Friday Facts Interview with Nicole M. Clagett
Communication, Advocacy, and Education

Friday Facts Interview with Nicole M. Clagett

Caregiver advocate and media personality Nicole M. Clagett shares her journey in social work, community-based and long-term care, education, business development, caregiver support, and healthcare

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Friday Facts Interview with Dr. Stuart Altman (Part Two)
Communication, Advocacy, and Education

Friday Facts Interview with Dr. Stuart Altman (Part Two)

The accomplished economist once again joins Friday Facts to share his journey into policy and the power that universal health coverage will have in serious

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Friday Facts Interview with Teepa Snow
Communication, Advocacy, and Education

Friday Facts Interview with Teepa Snow

Positive Approach to Care founder and health professional Teepa Snow shares her journey as an advocate raising awareness about dementia so that everyone can understand

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Friday Facts Interview with Chris Cowperthwaite
Communication, Advocacy, and Education

Friday Facts Interview with Chris Cowperthwaite

The Director of Communications & Outreach for the NC Nurses Association joins the coalition to share his journey as well as about the impact of

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Friday Facts Interview with Eniris Riddick
Communication, Advocacy, and Education

Friday Facts Interview with Eniris Riddick

The Executive Director of FaithAction joins the coalition to share her journey as social justice advocate to encourage every person to have their voice heard

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Call for Caregiver Focus Group
Communication, Advocacy, and Education

Call for Caregiver Focus Group

We are looking for caregivers to participate in one listening session, also called a 'focus group,' late spring/early summer 2022. We define caregiver as someone who gives

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For Coalition Members

UNC Health Rolls Out Program to Provide Acute Care at Home

Is this a wave of the future? If so, what are the implications for how we deal with serious illness?

AARP Policy Program: Presentation Series 6

The final session focused on health policy implementation and regulation. Presenters from NC DHHS and the North Carolina General Assembly explained the makeup of the NCGA and its committees, when it meets in session, how it impacts public health policy, and ways for legislators to be more involved with this process at the community level.

AARP Policy Program: Presentation Series 5

Session 5 focused on rural health in North Carolina; the state of our health care workforce for an aging population; and the settings, services, and supports that make up long-term care.