Cost of Community Violence to Hospitals and Health Systems, July 26, 2017
The Impact of Violence on Community Health, April 12, 2017
Study Assesses High Cost of Firearm Injuries, April 7, 2017
Finding a Hospital’s Role in Curbing Chicago’s Violence, April 3, 2017
The Public Health Approach to Addressing Gun Violence, March 28, 2017
Hospital Approaches to Interrupt the Cycle of Violence, HPOE/HRET/AHA Guides, March 2015. This guide offers hospital leaders a model for hospital-based violence intervention that can be tailored to each community’s unique needs.
Program at St. Louis Children's Hospital tries to keep kids from returning, St. Louis Public Radio, March 6, 2017: The program targets children between the ages of 8 and 19 who have been treated at Children's Hospital for such things as gunshot wounds or stabbings.
Is violence a contagious disease?, Boston Globe, Feb. 27, 2017: Gunshot victim Kynndal Martin, who benefited from Boston Medical Center’s Violence Intervention Advocacy Program, now works as a dietary aide.
Chicago hospitals lean on church leaders to help stem emotional toll of gun violence, Modern Healthcare, Dec. 15, 2016: Northwestern Memorial Hospital has partnered with University of Chicago Medicine to back a program that enlists those who often are sounding boards for the community. Pastors in Chicago's Bronzeville neighborhood are being trained by a group of Israeli trauma counselors who, having treated victims of terror and war, say gun violence victims are experiencing much of the same psychological effects.