New legislation to protect against surprise medical bills, pediatricians supporting gender-diverse youths & more
Health Activist Biweekly
September 26, 2018
Pennyslvania Suicide Prevention and Awareness Day at the Capitol
Prevent Suicide PA will host Suicide Prevention and Awareness Day at the Pennsylvania State Capitol on October 1, 2018 from 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm. Join suicide prevention advocates, suicide attempt and loss survivors, suicide task forces, legislators, and mental health professionals for an important day at the Capitol.
In the News
Reinvesting In Health News
New research identifies one specific source of waste in U.S. healthcare | News Medical
Senators Unveil Legislation To Protect Patients Against Surprise Medical Bills | KHN News
Lack of price transparency impeding informed care decisions | Health Data Management
Adolescent Behavioral Health News
Kids, teen, college student mental health problems on the rise | ABC News
Pediatricians are key in supporting transgender, gender-diverse youths | AAP News
Parents Are Leery Of Schools Requiring ‘Mental Health’ Disclosures By Students | KHN News
Maternal Mortality News
What states aren't doing to save new mothers' lives | USA Today
Should You Give Birth at a Birth Center? | New York Times
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