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July 30, 2020 NashvilleHealth Launches #MaskForNash, #ÚselaPorNash

Initiative seeks to unite Nashvillians in effort to slow COVID-19 spread Nashville, Tenn. – Alongside partners from across the city, NashvilleHealth today announced the launch of #MaskForNash or #ÚselaPorNash – a community-wide effort to encourage citizens to care for our…

June 23, 2020 Commitment to Racial Justice

For Immediate Release June 23, 2020 Statement from NashvilleHealth: “Since our founding, NashvilleHealth has been proud to help bring together public health practitioners and advocates, the non-profit community, business, healthcare providers and policy makers to address our city’s most pressing…

May 19, 2020 A Healthy Nashville X: COVID-19 and Tobacco, E-Cigarette Use

In this Issue: – Strengthening T-21 in Tennessee  – Tobacco-Free Tennessee – COVID-19 Heat Map  – Tracking COVID in Tennessee – Response Fund Update Strengthening T-21 in Tennessee Evidence increasingly suggests people who smoke or vape are more likely to have complications or become…

May 12, 2020 A Healthy Nashville IX: COVID-19 and Heart Health

In this Issue: – COVID-19 and Heart Health  – Announcing NashvilleHealth Hero – Response Fund Update – Tracking COVID in Tennessee – News & Partner Updates COVID-19 and Heart Health  More than a respiratory infection, COVID-19 is affecting many of the body’s organs…

May 6, 2020 We Failed To Act On Pandemic Preparedness After SARS – We Cannot Make That Same Mistake Again

Published May 6, 2020 on Forbes.com By: Senator Bill Frist, M.D. We will vanquish the COVID-19 virus. Effective treatments are beginning to emerge and there will be a time in the future when a vaccine is developed. The stringent safety…