March 23, 2019
California faces ‘doctor drought.’ Here’s a remedy to ensure health workers for all.
Editorial board, The Sacramento Bee
Editorial advocating the recommendations of the California Future Health Workforce Commission, quotes Dean Emerita Heather M. Young about California’s growing population of people 65 and older and their increasing health needs.


March 12, 2019
UC Davis Graduate, Professional Programs Shine in New U.S. News rankings
Elizabeth Forrest Lambert, UCDavis.edu
The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing holds steady at 46th in the 2020 U.S. News and World Report’s 2020 graduate school ranking.


Feb. 16, 2019
Californians don’t have enough doctors. Here’s how to fix that by 2030, panel says
Jill Kemp, Gaffney Gazette
Leading California CEOs, educators, nurses and physicians announced Monday an ambitious set of 10 recommendations that they say will eliminate the shortage of primary care physicians and nearly eliminate shortages in psychiatry by 2030.


Feb. 4, 2019
Expert commission led by UC president and Dignity Health CEO releases plan to eliminate California’s primary care provider shortage by 2030
YubaNet.com

Californians don’t have enough doctors. Here’s how to fix that by 2030, panel says
Cathie Anderson, Sacramento Bee
Heather M. Young, dean emerita at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing a member of the expert panel of the California Future Health Workforce Commission, discusses a set of 10 recommendations to reduce health workforce shortages.


Jan. 21, 2019
To Err Is Human Exclusive Clip Shows Doctors Practicing to Create a Safer Environment for Patients
Karen Benardello, ShockYa.com
ShockYa, a movie review website, premieres a clip from the recently released To Err is Human, showcasing a physician assistant student at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis. The clip follows the student, Jason Sajulan, as he conducts a simulated clinic visit that focuses on how to discuss medical errors with patients.


Jan. 17, 2019
Sharecare names finalists for inaugural Sharecare Awards
P&T Community
A video produced by the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, “The Power to Choose,” is a finalist in a new awards program. Sharecare, the digital health company that helps people manage all their health in one place, today announced the finalists in the Sharecare Awards, a competition to inspire and honor the creators of health and wellness broadcast and digital media programming that demonstrate “sharing care.”


Jan. 9, 2019
Grants Roundup
The Chronicle of Philanthropy, M.J. Prest
The regular compilation of notable new grant awards includes mention of the $1.7 million grant by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation to establish the Heather M. Young Fellowship Program at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis.


Past news coverage

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