– Health Transformation Underway in Washington, DC (Meyer Foundation, 8/5) – “The DC Primary Care Association (DCPCA) is at the forefront of this transformation… DCPCA’s most significant initiative, Medical Homes DC, is a ten-year effort to rebuild and restructure the primary health care system in DC.” [Read more about Medical Homes DC in the May issue of WG’s The Power of Collaboration (.pdf) ]
– New hospital to be built in Jermantown (WBJ, 8/4)
D.C. Schools Chief Institutes Tough Changes (NewsHour, 7/23) – A PBS report on Chancellor Rhee’s school reform efforts. [Thanks reader M!]
– Stigma Remains an Obstacle to Treatment (WaPo, 8/5) – fears are common among recent Latino immigrants.
– Bill Clinton suggests that his foundation will now target domestic HIV/AIDS (WaPo, 8/5)
United for D.C. launches third United Reads Reading Corner (wire, 8/4)