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Executive Director Reflections: The Door To Reform is Wide Open

The most esoteric area of health policy in which I’ve been involved has been the digitization of health records. Most agreed that it needed to happen, but nobody wanted to expend political capital, let alone actual capital, to make it happen. It was complicated, difficult, expensive, unsexy, and impossible to claim victory (and credit) with certainty.

SFMMS Publishes Principles for the Reopening of In-Person Schools Closed Due to COVID-19

Reopening schools safely has become one of the most controversial issues of the COVID-19 pandemic. This document is intended to provide clarity on the issue from an evidence-based perspective and with a priority on the health and well-being of children and their communities.