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02/05/2018
Scripps study on health care integration shows positive impact
Health Affairs.org, Feb. 2 (subscription may be required)
02/04/2018
Scripps Gerontology Center and the Aging and Disability Business Institute partnership charts the role of community-based organizations in health care
In the January 2018 issue of Health Affairs, researchers from Yale University and the Scripps Gerontology Center at Miami University of Ohio published a study finding that AAA involvement in a broad variety of cross-sector collaborations with health care and social service organizations is associated with a reduction in hospital re-admission rates.
01/31/2018
Engineering in Guatemala
guatemala-eye-exams-chantalFifteen students conducted market research and developed products addressing needs
01/30/2018
Celebrate Heart Month in February
heart-month 300x275.jpgCelebrate Heart Month in February
01/25/2018
Miami researchers’ study: Study says mental health screenings not enough to help young children
Bolivarmo News.com, Jan. 24 (subscription may be required)
01/25/2018
New restaurant, new menu items included in spring 2018 dining changes
Miami University's dining services announces changes for spring 2018 that include a new restaurant, menu updates and some childhood favorites.
01/25/2018
Helping Ohio chart a course for long-term care
oltcrp-cummins-applebaum-straker-kunkel-450x271.jpg“With more than 2.6 million people age 60 and older, Ohio ranks sixth nationally in the size of its aging population,” said Suzanne Kunkel, executive director of Scripps Gerontology Center. “While a growing older population is a marker of societal advancement, such increases present pressing challenges for the state, particularly in the provision of long-term services and supports.”
01/24/2018
Athletic Training Students Win OATA Quiz Bowl
oata-students180x120.jpgA team of three athletic training students recently won the Ohio Athletic Trainers' Association (OATA) Quiz Bowl.