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12/12/2018 Our Nation’s Health: Obesity Rate at All-Time High; Childhood Poverty Continues to Decline

The nation’s obesity rate has reached the highest-ever level this year, according to the United Health Foundation’s 2018 America’s Health Rankings® Annual Report.

11/14/2018 Scholarship Program Encourages North Dakota Native American College Students to Seek Careers in the Mental Health Field

The American Indian College Fund, in partnership with the United Health Foundation, awarded 11 Native American North Dakota college students with scholarships through the United Health Foundation Tribal Wellness Scholarship Program.

11/8/2018 Pathways and United Health Foundation Launch Partnership to Improve Mental Health Care In Eastern Kentucky

Pathways, Inc., and the United Health Foundation announced a three-year, $930,000 grant to expand mental health services for children in eastern Kentucky using telehealth technology.

5/15/2019 Increases in Home-Based Health Services Provide More Care Options for Seniors, According to New Report

Data released by the United Health Foundation’s 2019 America’s Health Rankings® Senior Report reveal there are 550,000 more home health care workers than last year – a 21 percent rate increase per 1,000 adults age 75 and older.

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5/15/2019 America’s Health Rankings Reports Increasing Availability of Home-Based Care for Seniors

Seniors have increasing access to home-based care and support services that may help them continue to live at home, according to the 2019 America’s Health Rankings® Senior Report.

4/10/2019 United Health Foundation Partners with Lighthouse Youth & Family Services to Expand Behavioral and Physical Health Services

An $840,000 grant from the United Health Foundation will enable Lighthouse Youth & Family Services to expand access to behavioral and physical health services for more than 5,000 transitioning and homeless children and young adults in the Cincinnati area over the next three years.

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8/23/2018 A Place for Families Helping Families

Renovation is well underway on the former group home at Cankdeska Cikana Community College (CCCC), North Dakota, following a recent ceremonial groundbreaking event with Spirit Lake Dakota Nation tribal leaders and community members, North Dakota Governor Burgum and UnitedHealthcare's Tami Reller in early August.

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6/25/2018 United Health Foundation Helps Provide Respite Care for Adults and Children Who are Homeless in Arizona

Circle the City, an Arizona nonprofit community health organization, is dedicated to providing high- quality, holistic health care to men, women and children facing homelessness in Maricopa County.

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11/12/2018 New Data – America’s Health Rankings Health of Those Who Have Served Report

In October, the United Health Foundation released the 2018 America's Health Rankings Health of Those Who Have Served Report.

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11/5/2018 New Program Prepares Students for Careers in Health Data Science

A new Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and United Health Foundation grant partnership will expand access to health informatics educational opportunities and applied health data science research experiences through the Rensselaer Institute for Data Exploration and Application (IDEA).