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MAVEN Project – Facilitating Access to Specialty Medical Care through Telehealth Technology


Excerpt from MAVEN Project – Facilitating Access to Specialty Medical Care through Telehealth Technology by United Way of Miami Dade:


Being faced with health issues is troubling enough, even with insurance. For those uninsured in our community, physician shortages and limited specialist services makes care even less accessible or completely out of reach.

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The MAVEN Project’s Mission to Improve Access to Healthcare


Excerpt from The MAVEN Project’s Mission to Improve Access to Healthcare by MedTech Boston:


According to the CDC, over 28 million Americans are uninsured, and approximately 70 million Americans are covered by Medicaid. There is a growing, unmet need for access to specialists and primary care doctors in medically underserved communities.

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New Telehealth Initiative Launches in Miami-Dade County, Florida


Excerpt from University of Miami Miller School of Medicine:


Throughout Miami-Dade County, patients without health insurance frequently face long waits for specialty care. The collaborative MAVEN Project, launched on Friday, November 17, at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine’s Mailman Center for Child Development, promises to make a big difference by connecting patients’ physicians in the community to volunteer physician experts through telehealth technology.

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AARP to Honor AARP Purpose Prize™ Winners


Excerpt from PR Newswire:


CHICAGO, Nov 2, 2017 – At a gala to be held tonight at Chicago’s Field Museum, AARP will present $50,000 awards to each of five winners of the AARP Purpose Prize Award™ which recognizes outstanding work by people age 50 and over that is focused on advancing social good.

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Retired Docs Come to the Aid of Rural Health Clinics


Excerpt from Retired Docs Come to the Aid of Rural Health Clinics, featured on California Health Report.


Olivia Basurto was concerned when her nine-year-old son Samuel came home from school with a rash on his arms. After trying to treat the pink bumps with over-the-counter creams, and having no success, Basurto called to make an appointment with a dermatologist.

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Dr. Laurie Green Named a 2017 AARP Purpose Prize™ Fellow


Dr. Laurie Green, Founder, President and Board Chair of The MAVEN Project has been named a 2017 AARP Purpose Prize™ Fellow!

Click on the embedded press release below to view in fullscreen, or click here to download a PDF version of this press release.

Click here to view the AARP 2017 Purpose Prize™ Fellows announcement.

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Dr. Laurie Green Delivers – and More


Excerpt from Dr. Laurie Green Delivers – and More from the Nob Hill Gazette:


For more than 35 years, Dr. Green has been taking care of Bay Area women and delivering their babies – now she delivers babies of babies she delivered, making her a self-described “grand-doctor.” Her practice is thriving, and her energy is infectious.

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Video: MAVEN Project sits down with The NonProfit World


Watch the May 4, 2017 NonProfit World episode on The MAVEN Project:

featuring Lisa Shmerling – Executive Director, Andy Lobb – Director of Programs, and Dr. Lisa Levine – Chief Medical Officer

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Video: The MAVEN Project – New England Serves


In their series “New England Serves” NBC Boston featured the work our volunteers are doing to improve access to specialist care for patients in Massachusetts and around the country. Watch the entire clip here:

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A network of volunteer retired physicians are serving the community. For information or to volunteer, visit: www.mavenproject.org/get-involved/.…

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Encore.org – Lisa Carron Shmerling


Excerpt from Encore.org:


“Older workers are like a cocoa-powdered chocolate truffle. Kind of dusty on the outside, but full of good stuff on the inside.”

Imagine a cross between Match.com and the Peace Corps – but with the objective of matching seasoned volunteer physicians eager to share their knowledge with clinics that provide care to the underserved.

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