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The Health Policy Connection features the expertise of our colleagues both internal and external to Loma Linda University Health, sharing their views on various health policy-related topics relevant to the current times.

Please note that the views and opinions expressed in the following articles are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent those of Loma Linda University Health or the Institute for Health Policy and Leadership.

Integration of systems, Interprofessional collaborative practice, Interprofessional education, Oral Health, Primary health care

Bridging the Gap Between Dentistry & Medicine

How can we bridge the gap between dentistry and medicine? Read on to explore how they can be integrated. 

COVID-19, ethics, health equity, pandemic, resource allocation

Fairness in a Pandemic

Can we fairly and ethically allocate potentially life-saving resources during a pandemic? Read on to find out more.

Behavioral Health, Behavioral Health Integration, Mental Health Parity, Mental health

Why Accessing Mental Health Care is an Enigma

The future of health care, especially mental health, will be different. Parity and integration are desperately needed.