By Clarissa Donnelly-DeRoven
As the Healthy Opportunities Pilot launches, how are organizations using the program to better serve their customers?
We discussed this topic with Sonya Jones, co-founder of Caja Solidaria. As of August 18, Caja Solidaria has 47 applications for the HOP program. Jones believes the program will not only be good for his clients, but also for the health of the community.
Amy Upham also joined the conversation as executive director of the Eleanor Health Foundation. The foundation connects people with substance use disorders and other mental illnesses to low-cost medication, employment and more.
Our third panelist was attorney Madlyn Morreale of Legal Aid of North Carolina. Legal Aid NC provides North Carolinians with housing resources, healthcare and more. helps to find
NC Health News Medicaid and rural health reporter Clarissa Donnelly-DeRoven moderated the panel.
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Health Care Half Hour – Healthy Opportunities Pilot