CLIP: UPMC joins national network aimed at expanding access to affordable housing

UPMC announced its membership last week in a new nationwide network of healthcare systems aimed at expanding access to affordable housing.The Accelerating Investments for Healthy Communities network allows the participants to connect and share policies and practices that could be applied in their home communities. In addition to fellow medical professionals, the new network will also include a broad range of private and government participants who can advise on the best ways to combine money from the health system with other available resources like foundation funding and affordable housing tax credits.