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April 11, 2023

How Gun Violence Affects U.S. Families

About one in five American adults report that they had been personally threatened with a gun or had a family member killed by a gun, according to a national survey released today.

April 06, 2023

How Does your County Rank for Health?

The University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute has released its annual report ranking the health of Pennsylvania’s 67 counties and thousands of others across the U.S.

March 16, 2023

The 988 Lifeline Call Volume Grows

Call volume to the nation’s new 988 crisis hotline continues to grow as Pennsylvania and other states look to improve their in-state answer rates to support people in distress.

March 14, 2023

Take Action during Patient Safety Awareness Week

Patient Safety Awareness Week, from March 12 through March 18, 2023, is intended to encourage everyone—consumers as well as health care providers—to learn more about health care safety. This annual event, organized by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), is designed to create awareness about patient safety and to empower consumers to take an active role in their health care.