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Investing in Equity Based Solutions

Investing in Equity Based Solutions

In this panel discussion, hear from leaders in healthcare, financial services, and workplace about ongoing efforts to drive equitable outcomes for all and the role of financial health in this critical movement.

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 Dr. Richard Besser: A Prescription for Equity in Health

Dr. Richard Besser: A Prescription for Equity in Health

Health and financial health are inextricably intertwined. As income and wealth increase or decrease, so does physical well-being. This is especially apparent in underserved communities, which have disproportionately borne the financial and health impacts of COVID-19. The close connection between health and wealth underscores the need for cross-industry leaders to identify challenges and develop integrated solutions to support wellness. Dr. Richard Besser, president and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and former acting director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), is one of the leading voices on health equity. In this episode, Jennifer talks with him about this connection, the challenges facing the American healthcare system, and how we can create a system that supports health and financial wellness for all.

Workplace and Healthcare Leaders Join the Financial Health Network

By Sarah Gordon, Chief Market Development Officer, Financial Health Network Over the last few years, the Financial Health Network has been working to identify new avenues to expand our mission of financial health for all. The workplace — specifically human resources practitioners at midsize and large employers– and healthcare emerged as two defining areas where organizations can…

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Restoring Humanity to Healthcare

Restoring Humanity to Healthcare

In this presentation, Iora Health cofounder and CEO Dr. Rushika Fernandopulle shares how new healthcare delivery models can better serve the health, and financial health, of patients.

Are HSAs and IHRAs Good for Financial Health?

By Nadia van de Walle, Director at Financial Health Network Many families are faced with making tough healthcare decisions because of financial challenges. According to the 2019 Financial Health Pulse study, one in four Americans did not get healthcare and almost one in five stopped taking medication in the last year because they could not…

A Prescription for Success: Lessons from the Healthcare Industry

By Thea Garon, Financial Health Network As the healthcare debate rages on in America, it’s not often that we stop to consider the successes of our nation’s healthcare system. But as financial service providers respond to the disruptive force of technology and the changing nature of consumer demands, they would be wise to consider how…