(Enduring Activity) Community Health Centers and
Family Planning in an Era of Policy Uncertainty
Speakers: Alina Salganicoff, Ph.D.
Vice President & Director, Women’s Health Policy, Kaiser Family Foundation
Susan F. Wood, Ph.D.
Professor of Health Policy & Management and of Environmental & Occupational Health, and Director of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health, Milken Institute School of Public Health, the George Washington University
Sara Rosenbaum, J.D.
Harold and Jane Hirsh Professor of Health Law and Policy, Milken Institute School of Public Health, the George Washington University
Warria Esmond, M.D. Chief Medical Officer, Settlement Health (New York)
Feygele Jacobs, DrPH (Moderator) President & CEO, RCHN Community Health Foundation
1. Describe the scope and onsite availability of family planning services at community health centers
2. Learn how health centers are incorporating recommended, evidence-based best practices into their activities
3. Review implications for practice, funding and policy
Summary of Session Goals:
A recent study provides an update and comprehensive look at the provision of reproductive health care to low-income women by community health centers. The speakers will address the study findings on the availability of family planning services at health centers and discuss implications for improving quality and access to care.
RCHN Community Health Foundation and Clinical Directors Network, Inc. (CDN)
This webcast is approved for 1.25 Continuing Medical Education and Continuing Nursing Education credits prescribed by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP).