Population Health

Population Health

curbside care for moms and babies van with BMC nurse and newborn patient
February 22, 2021

BMC's new, innovative program was conceived in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, but it could help comprehensive care access going forward.

covid-19 vaccination for home-bound seniors by bmc dr. megan young
February 16, 2021

Seniors are at high risk for severe COVID-19, but traveling to vaccination sites isn't easy. So, the program is bringing the vaccine to them.

hiv rapid test in covid-19 pandemic
February 10, 2021

The HIV outbreak impacting people who inject drugs has only escalated during the pandemic — here's how it's being addressed.

boston medical center homeless covid-19 recuperation unit
February 11, 2021

BMC created a medical unit to provide homeless, COVID-positive patients who were not sick enough to need hospitalization a location to recuperate.

black man holding narcan for opioid overdose death prevention
February 8, 2021

Treatment and harm reduction approaches for opioid use disorder have failed to effectively meet the needs of people of color, experts say.