Pacific Hospital Preservation & Development Authority: Bridging gaps in health care access

Completed Projects

Medication Management Mishaps

Posted Thu, July 13, 2017

Grantee: SHAG Community Life Foundation
Timeframe: April 2017-March 2018 | Amount: $18,175

SHAG and its UW partners are using PHPDA funds as a Planning Grant with a goal to identify and assess primary medication-use risks and barriers among older adults living independently in SHAG. The focus of this effort will be in South King County and South Seattle and include population groups facing multiple and compounding healthcare disparities.

Health Care Initiative Pilot

Posted Thu, July 13, 2017

Grantee: Food Lifeline
Timeframe: July 2017-March 2018 | Amount: $20,000

Food Lifeline’s collaborative pilot program is located at the Sea Mar-Burien clinic and provides nutritious food to low-income families and individuals who are food insecure and diagnosed with food-related illnesses such as diabetes.

De Corazon (From the Heart):  Building Solutions and Strategies for Increased Bystander CPR and AED

Posted Mon, January 30, 2017

Grantee: The Hope Heart Institute
Timeframe: January 2017-December 2017 | Amount: $25,000

PHPDA funds will assist in developing a Heart Restart CPR/AED train-the-trainer program for Promotoras in South Park. The overall goal of this project is to increase the number of underserved Latinos in South Park who are trained in CPR and how to use an AED.

Patient Training Designs

Posted Sat, October 01, 2016

Grantee: IAF Northwest
Timeframe: October 2016-April 2017 | Amount: $7,500

A group of HEC students have partnered with IAF Northwest and Swedish Cherry Hill Family Medicine Residents to recreate the community organizing approach model by engaging and supporting patients in high disparity communities to become active agents in taking more control over their health.