BJC HealthCare Unveils community health plan for St. Louis

Via Peters

BJC HealthCare, the hospital system that operates Barnes-Jewish Hospital and more than a dozen others in the St. Louis region, on Wednesday unveiled a strategic plan that aims to decrease health disparities between the city’s richest and poorest residents, particularly the gap in health outcomes for Black and white people. […]

St. Louis research warns of mental health crisis from COVID-19

Via Peters

The Washington University research could be used to prevent spikes in addiction and suicide, as one Clayton psychiatrist promotes therapy. ST. LOUIS — Health leaders have warned of the mental health complications that could follow a COVID-19 diagnosis, but Washington University clinical epidemiologist Dr. Ziyah Al-Aly suspects the damage is […]