Browse the latest e-news from the Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Community Health Improvement, download relevant publications, and learn about ongoing events in the communities we serve.

New issue: CCHI E-News Winter 2019 

View Previous Issues

2019
2018
2017
2016
2015
2014

East Boston Survey

East Boston residents have a chance to improve their community by completing the East Boston Quality of Life Survey. Residents are urged to complete the survey to describe the most important health issues that affect East Boston residents today. All answers are anonymous.

Issue Brief of the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials

This issue brief provides a system-wide view of the challenges and opportunities that Community Health Needs Assoessments and population health improvement present by sharing the perspectives of those in health systems, nonprofits, and other community organizations, along with those of public health officials, from three states: Massachusetts, Maryland, and North Carolina.
2012

Journal of Family and Community Health

With the current trends in legislation around the delivery of patient care, the role of the community health worker (CHW) is gaining growing and much-deserved attention.

2011

Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health

Patient navigation at MGH Chelsea is improving the breast cancer screening rates for Bosnian refugees and immigrants.