Bringing Care to the Neighborhood Winter 2003 Link Accessed: 2007-02-16.

Contributor: vjp

Keywords: partner, health needs, collaboration,


Duke University Health System  and other community organizations have partnered to meet the health needs of Durham area residents.  The Lyon Park Clinic is an example of t in which community organizations and the University have partnered to  create and operate a program to serve the community. This collaboration gives community especially the underserved another access point for health care with an emphasis on overcoming financial, language and cultural barriers.