Westgate Presents at the American Case Management Association's Maryland Chapter Conference


Professor Westgate presented "The Ethical Case for Confronting the Health Consequences of Financial Vulnerability" at the ACMA Maryland Chapter Conference.

This presentation proposed a new working definition of financial vulnerability; oriented attendees on the connections between financial vulnerability and individual and community health outcomes; outlined roles played by provider bias; and highlighted tactics for reforming and enhancing care for vulnerable populations. This conference was attended by Social Workers, Care Managers, and Executives from around the state.

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