The winter shelter status is ACTIVE Friday, March 22 through Sunday, March 24 at 8 a.m. Extra shelter space will be available for single adults and families and warming centers (find a full list here). Find more details here.
As a result of our care, the health outcomes of our clients will rival the health outcomes of a stable population
Population health nurses Tracy and Catherine increase cancer screenings
“My husband calls me the ‘poop nurse,’” says Tracy Russell with a chuckle. And for good reason. Tracy and fellow Population Health Nurse Catherine Fowler have been on a mission to increase colorectal cancer screenings and treatment among our clients.
When you grow up poor in Baltimore, the odds aren’t in your favor. Your life expectancy lags 20 years behind people from wealthy neighborhoods. You’re more likely to get diabetes and heart disease. You’re also more likely to experience trauma and suffer from behavioral health issues. Terrell knows the odds all too well.