We keep children healthy by promoting better nutrition, encourage physical activity and increase access to affordable high-quality health, oral and wellness programs.
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Despite recent progress on expanding access to health care, many Maryland residents still struggle to get dental care. Some cannot find a dentist who accepts public insurance, while others cannot get to a dental office due to mobility or transportation…
Expanding Dental Access in Maryland (SB 1013/HB 1214) Ten years after the tragic death of Deamonte Driver, too many children in Maryland still struggle to find adequate dental services. More than 507,000 Maryland residents live in areas designated by the…
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Hospital Community Benefits and Health Care Reform in Maryland: A Strategy for Improving Population Health
There is a growing public debate in the United States about holding corporations and businesses accountable for publicly provided tax breaks and tax incentives intended to stimulate broad economic benefits. In Baltimore, much of this debate has focused on tax…