Melanie Ridley is Chief Program & Development Officer, at Innovation and Value Initiative. She leads a portfolio of initiatives focused on understanding how patient-centered value must incorporate and promote health equity and fuller understanding of the patient experience. As a nonprofit professional her focus has been on community-based health care, public health, quality improvement, value-based care, and building capacity for equitable care delivery systems.

Authored by Melanie Ridley

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Introducing a Framework to Understand Economic Impacts on Patients and Caregivers

Working in close partnership with patients, caregivers, researchers, and practitioners, Innovation and Value Initiative and AcademyHealth developed a new framework to recognize the broad health care economic impacts on patients and caregivers and aid researchers in addressing health disparities and creating value for patients and systems.