Hacking solitude, one device at a time
After COVID-19 struck, elderly patients at the VA Connecticut Healthcare System in West Haven were making difficult decisions about accessing care and trying to stay infection-free at the same time. A group of Yale undergraduates decided to do something about it.
Healing Veterans Through Art
Recently, veterans were offered the opportunity to take part in "The Veterans Fellowship Program that connected them with art, creative spaces, and different modes of representation. Inspired by Artspace New Haven's City-Wide Open Studios festival for 2018, Deborah Lehman Di Capua created the program in order to help local veterans express themselves.
Yale and the West Haven VA's "H-PACT"
Since arriving at the West Haven VA in 2012, Rosenthal, assistant professor of medicine and medical director of VA Connecticut’s Homeless Patient Aligned Care Team (H-PACT), and his team have made their H-PACT the top performing program out of 65 in the country.