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Health & Human Services
Monday, December 19, 2016 by Caleb Pritchard
Travis County Central Health president and CEO Patricia Young Brown joins Austin Monitor reporter Caleb Pritchard to chat about her organization, the University of Texas Dell Medical School and the organizations’ role in the community. Post is embedded below.
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 by Chad Swiatecki
The Dell Medical School is on the lookout for ideas big and small that may improve the health of Austin’s vulnerable communities concentrated in East Austin.The school’s Center for Place-Based Initiatives (CPBI) put out the call for ideas and hopes to…
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 by Caleb Pritchard
The Travis County Commissioners Court has voted to beef up the financial policies it uses to maintain oversight of Central Health.Tuesday’s decision capped off another extended discussion about the hospital district and the transparency concerns raised in recent months by…
Monday, November 7, 2016 by Michael Kanin
Attorney and former Travis County Democratic Party Chair Andy Brown talks with Austin Monitor publisher Mike Kanin about the Austin/Travis County Sobriety Center. Audio is embedded below:
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 by Caleb Pritchard
Activists have turned up the heat on the Travis County Commissioners Court to take a closer look at millions of dollars paid out by the county’s health district in the last two years.Attorney Fred Lewis sent out on Monday afternoon…
Thursday, March 10, 2016 by Audrey McGlinchy
Despite two confirmed cases of the mosquito-borne virus Zika in Travis County, the city of Austin says it will not make any big changes to its mosquito-control strategy as the warm season begins – a time ripe for insect breeding.“We…