Partners Media Center
Better Living Preview June 2012
Watch Better Living with Liz Walker on Thursday, June 7th at 7:30 pm on Channel 5.
Tune in to see stories about: Home Base, an innovative partnership of the Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital that is providing clinical care and support services to Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans and families affected by combat stress and traumatic brain injury – the “invisible wounds of war”; Camp Harbor View, a summer camp providing a respite from the inner city for Boston children during the hot summer months and connecting with campers and their families all year long; Boston Moves for Health, an ambitious campaign to improve the health and fitness of Boston residents; and Partners HealthCare’s new commitment to helping young people enter into and graduate from college with annual scholarships and wrap-around services to ensure school success. This commitment builds on the youth achievement programs at Brigham and Women’s and Mass General Hospitals. The broadcast also includes a short interview from Gary Gottlieb, MD, President and CEO, Partners HealthCare about this long term, $10 million commitment.