Low Income

May 24, 2019

Childcare costs, taxes, and eviction policies have an intertwined influence on housing stability, according to a new report from Children's HealthWatch. 

Lucy Marcil, MD
May 20, 2019

Pediatricians know social determinants greatly influence child health, but we rarely address them in well visits. It's time to rethink the standard of care.

May 6, 2019

New research from Children's HealthWatch highlights the economic and health impact on families of a reduction or loss of benefits due to income fluctuations.

July 10, 2019

Research finds that supplemental security income protects families from housing instability, especially those with young children who have SHCN, who may be more vulnerable.

Lucy Marcil, MD, co-founder of StreetCred
January 30, 2019

Three years after it was founded by two pediatrics interns, a clinic-based tax-prep service can now be found in nine health systems around the nation.