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8/7/2017 In Their Own Words: Overcoming Challenges to Achieve a Goal

Dr. Noé Romo talks about his journey to become a doctor, his first experience in Washington, D.C., and how he started Stand Up to Violence, a community violence prevention program.

9/14/2017 Investing in a Culturally Competent Health Workforce

Culturally competent care helps all people live healthier lives and helps make the health system work better for everyone.

7/12/2017 Farm to Fork is Helping Build a Healthier Mississippi

A six-year partnership between UnitedHealthcare and the Alcorn Extension Program has brought farm-fresh produce to thousands of community residents in food deserts throughout the state.

3/30/2017 In Their Words: What Keeps Community Caregivers Up at Night

Joe is leading the charge in the Boston region to help individuals facing homelessness change their circumstances by addressing a critical need – access to health care.

7/1/2017 Alexa Mieses Pays it Forward

Mentoring the future health workforce and helping them achieve their medical school dreams is just one way Alexa is paying it forward.

6/16/2017 Teaming up With 4-H to Address Food Insecurity and Childhood Obesity

UnitedHealthcare and 4-H deliver food budgeting and nutrition education through the Food Smart Families program.

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5/22/2018 Using Innovative Tools to Support Military Caregivers

In partnership with the United Health Foundation, Blue Star Families created the Military Caregiver Online Interactive Program, an online tool using avatar technology to create simulations and care scenarios for caregivers to problem-solve and address real-life challenges to care.

8/30/2017 Cultivating Healthy Food Habits in South Houston

Recipe for Success, United Health Foundation and local UnitedHealthcare employees are addressing the issue of food deserts in the Sunnyside neighborhood of south Houston.

3/30/2017 Creating Innovative Tools to Care for Military Caregivers

For many military caregivers, the need to suddenly provide intensive care for a loved one can be daunting – there's no time for advanced training and the emotional toll can be draining. That's where Blue Star Families steps in to help – providing support, training and resources.

5/16/2017 Infographic: Freestanding Emergency Departments

View the infographic to learn more about the health care affordability issue of treating common conditions at emergency prices.