Lauren is HealthCity’s associate editor. Before joining Boston Medical Center, she worked in the media and nonprofit sectors as a science writer and reporter.
January 28, 2020
South Boston CHC's formalized PHQ-9 rescreening process shows impressive impact on the CHC's rates of depression remission and response to treatment.
January 31, 2020
A tablet-based video and survey show potential in educating caregivers and reducing unsafe firearm storage, a new study finds.
January 21, 2020
Amid widespread prescription stimulant misuse, new research begins to characterize how pharmaceutical marketing may play a role.
January 3, 2020
Understanding the reasons for self-treatment and targeting community settings may help providers reach people who avoid necessary care, a new study suggests.
December 10, 2019
Héctor Sánchez-Flores, executive director of the National Compadres Network, shares how culturally rooted healing models can uplift marginalized communities.
November 13, 2019
Tasha Ferguson, clinical director of BMC’s Emergency Services Program, reflects on how emergency service programs can streamline behavioral health care and relieve pressure on ED teams.
November 6, 2019
Barry Zuckerman, the pediatrician who fostered Reach Out and Read from grassroots beginnings, shares insights for innovating in pediatrics.
November 4, 2019
Research from a sickle cell disease clinic hopes to shift the philosophy of subspecialty clinics to embrace a more holistic view of patient health.
October 22, 2019
Those on the front lines describe how we must transform our approach to care and infrastructure to safeguard patient health.
October 21, 2019
A clinic-based music program gives careful consideration to clients’ unique needs, enabling better access to developmental enrichment opportunities for children and families.