Community Violence

Nov 20, 2018
A shooting yesterday at Mercy Hospital in Chicago left four people dead, including two hospital workers, a police officer and the shooter.
Apr 29, 2019
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine today released its proceedings from a workshop sponsored by Kaiser Permanente and the AHA last October on health system interventions to prevent firearm injury and death.
Feb 13, 2019
In this 60-minute session we will review the ways in which human trafficking survivors present themselves to healthcare, the ways in which the healthcare system can help identify and treat survivors and the role of all hospital team members in creating safe spaces for trafficking survivors.
Nov 8, 2018
Los Robles Regional Medical Center treated 11 people injured during last night’s mass shooting at a bar in Thousand Oaks, Calif.
Oct 29, 2018
U.S. hospitals treated an estimated 75,086 patients under age 18 for firearm-related injuries in the emergency department between 2006 and 2014.
Sep 11, 2018
Detroit Medical Center looks at mental illness like any other health issue and treats it upstream, and Freeman Health System offers traumatized youth a truly comprehensive behavioral health experience
Sep 10, 2018
Learning Our Best Lessons and Outcomes by Studying Our Worst Incidents Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center (HIPRC) in partnership with the University of Washington and Harborview Medical Center Friday, October 5, 2018 1:00 p.m. CST
Sep 10, 2018
Hear about Harborview’s innovative approach to gun violence patterned on alcohol and substance abuse interventions.
Jun 12, 2018
Tenderloin Health Improvement Partnership: The Push to Advance Health and Safety in the Tenderloin - Printable PDFs