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August 1, 2022 Davidson County Shows Room for Improvement in New Health Rankings

U.S. News & World Report’s 2022 Healthiest Communities rankings show large disparities between Davidson County and neighboring Williamson County, as well as sister cities across the country. The rankings examine 3,000 U.S. counties and county equivalents on how they perform…

July 8, 2022 Belmont Data Collaborative launches Online Data Platform; partners with NashvilleHealth, HCA and others on new project

By: Nashville Business Journal When Charlie Apigian heard that Belmont University was building a data collaborative, he wanted to help. “I thought I was advising them on how to do it. Not that I was going to take it over,”…

July 6, 2022 Partner Spotlight: Root Nashville

When you think about health, the environment may not be the first thing that comes to mind. But the health of our Nashville residents is directly intertwined with the health of our urban tree canopy. That’s why NashvilleHealth partners with…

May 23, 2022 Partner Spotlight: Musicians for a Smokefree Tennessee

As a musician who also battles asthma, being able to breathe freely is crucial to Jamie Kent’s work and way of life. On and off the stage, Kent uses his voice to advocate for smoke free and vape free environments…

May 18, 2022 MNPS & NashvilleHealth’s Wellness Week 2022 Helps Children Establish Healthy Habits Early

Metro Nashville students learned about and practiced healthy lifestyles throughout the week of May 9-13 with the help of teachers around the county and community partners. Wellness Week proved to be a great success with students of all ages learning…