health philanthropy

health philanthropy

Medicare
We as a society are reluctant to discuss end-of-life issues—that was the premise of a presentation byIra Byock, a leading palliative care physician, at an October 29 forum ...

Hospitals
We are increasingly aware of the tremendous geographical variation in health care—in utilization, prices, and the growing role of local market power that arises from consolidation. The idea ...

Hospitals
With the increased focus on broader determinants of health, health foundations are asked to think and act more expansively and creatively about how to support health. In many ...

Health IT
Sweeping reforms to the US health care system now require consumers to understand complex health plans, become more aware of the costs of their care, and make related ...

Health IT
This post is adapted from the author’s presentation at the Colorado Health Foundation’s Colorado Health Symposium on July 30, in Keystone, Colorado. A common refrain among health care ...

Public Health
Karabi Acharya joined the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) in May 2015 as a director in the Research-Evaluation-Learning unit. She directs the RWJF’s “strategies for global learning as ...