Written by Valerie Lambardia on Sep 12 2017 - 5:21pm
The San Antonio Health Collaborative held a Community Health Town Hall Meeting on April 17, 2017 to talk about access to health care, social determinants of health and how to create healthy communities. Ana Sandoval was the only candidate who came to the event, which was held at Woodlawn Pointe. Watch the conversation between moderator Caroline Bergeron of the Health Collaborative and Sandoval and listen to the audience question and answer session afterwards.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 8 2017 - 5:00pm
San Antonio’s frontrunner mayoral candidates debated neighborhoods, gentrification, public safety and sanctuary cities on March 6.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Nov 18 2016 - 12:34pm
Meningitis is a swelling of the protective membranes surrounding the brain and spinal cord known as the meninges. This inflammation is typically caused by an infection of the fluid covering the brain and spinal cord. In 2013, meningitis occurred in about 16 million people worldwide, resulting in 303,000 deaths. Many survivors may come away from a bout with meningitis with permanent damage in one form or another.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Aug 10 2015 - 8:34am
Replay video: On Aug. 11, NOWCastSA webcast the Community Conversation on Children’s Mental Health hosted by Clarity Child Guidance Center, One in Five Minds and the Health Collaborative. Thanks to underwriting from Methodist Healthcare Ministries, you can replay the video any time right here on this page:
Written by Amanda Evrard on May 22 2014 - 1:23pm
REPLAY the video: NOWCastSA webcast the Bexar County Health Collaborative's release of the 2014 Bexar County Community Health Improvement Plan on July 23, 2014.
Written by Amanda Evrard on Oct 4 2012 - 2:02pm
REPLAY VIDEO: NOWCastSA webcast live on Friday, Oct. 5 from the 8th Annual San Antonio Health Literacy Conference at the Airport Hilton, 611 Northwest Loop 410. The conference, titled Health Literacy in the Electronic Age: High Tech / High Touch, was scheduled from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (see agenda below). Anyone can replay the video of the plenary sessions right here on this page, or to hear audio of the concurrent sessions.
Written by nancypjohnson on Oct 15 2011 - 11:28am
Improving communication to improve health was the focus of the Health Collaborative’s Health Literacy Conference.Nearly 200 health and education professionals gathered Oct. 14 at the DoubleTree in downtown San Antonio to hear from local and national health experts.Organizers of the Health Collaborative—a group of hospitals and other health minded organizations—say the conference has grown from 75 participants when volunteers started it seven years ago to nearly 200 participants this year.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Feb 23 2011 - 7:50am
The Bexar County Community Health Collaborative released its 2010 health portrait, highlighting concerns about the area's obesity epidemic, teen pregnancy and the continuing stigma around mental health issues.