RMHP Accountable Care Region 1 News

Leadership Interview: Sheriff Matt Lewis, Mesa County

Mesa County Sheriff Matt Lewis was first elected in November 2014 after being with the agency for more than 17 years. In this interview—which has been edited for length—he discusses his agency’s work with behavioral health crises.
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Seniors are starving

One out of every 13 older Americans struggles to find enough food to eat while the federal program intended to help—the Older Americans Act—hasn’t kept pace with the aging population
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Leadership Interview: Dick Thompson, Executive Director and CEO Quality Health Network

Quality Health Network (QHN) began beta testing its Community Resource Network (CRN) this month; it is expected to go live early next year.
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Addressing social isolation through mentorship

Loneliness—social isolation, in public health parlance—is unhealthy, and it’s especially prevalent in rural areas.
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