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 FSPH In The News

FSPH In The News - for the week of August 23, 2019 - 12:00am

Week of: 
August 23, 2019 to August 30, 2019

Features

Why low nurse staffing may be dangerous for patients
HealthDay covered a new study by Jack Needleman, the Fred W. and Pamela K. Wasserman Professor and Chair of Health Policy and Management at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, that reported that low nurse and nursing support staffing is associated with patient mortality.

Quotables

AJ Scheitlerdirector of stakeholder relations at the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, was quotedin an Indica News article about how the federal government’s changes to the public charge rule may impact South Asian families.

Riti Shimkhada, public administration analyst at the Fielding School's Center for Health Policy Research, was quoted in a multimedia Newsy story on the potential economic impact of changes to the federal government's public charge rule.

Steven Wallace, associate director of the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, and professor of community health sciences at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article on the senior housing crisis.

Briefs

A California Public Radio article on the public charge rule and its effects on how immigrants use health and nutrition services cites research from the Fielding School's Center for Health Policy Research.  

An EfficientGov article cited research on violent extremism conducted by the Center for Public Health and Disasters at the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health.