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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.

social media boxes

social media, medical school, social media policy, Facebook policy, social networking policy, social network, twitter policy, Facebook, Twitter, online, internet, social media policies at U.S. medical schools, professionalism policies

Are U.S. Medical School Policies Keeping up with the Social Media Era?

<p>Read on to find out about the current social media policies at U.S. medical schools.</p>
pharmacist smiling at patient

Pharmacist, Pharmacy Closures, Pharmacy Benefit Managers, PBMs, medicine, medications

Losing Access to Care: Your Pharmacy is Closing

<p>Pharmacies are closing at the most rapid rate in our nation’s history. Please read on to find out more. &nbsp;</p>
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Hospitals, Healthcare Costs, Price Transparency, Trump Administration, CMS

Bargain Hunters: Hospital Edition

<p>Will Price Transparency Help You Shop Around for Medical Care?</p>
woman wearing mask because of serious smog

Climate change, asthma, allergies, global warming, emergency department visits, ED visits, heat, air pollution, pollen, health

From Climate Change to Emergency Departments

<p>Read our blog below to learn how climate change is linked to an increase in emergency department visits.</p>