Recent findings from AcademyHealth’s Payment Reform for Population Health Initiative, featured in Health Affairs yesterday, identify several strategies to leverage current Medicaid authorities to promote and provide prevention services.
Sixth Annual Health Data Liberator Award Honors Work to Increase Use and Impact of Humanitarian Data
Winners of the award were recognized at Health Datapalooza for their work on the Humanitarian Data Exchange, an open platform for sharing humanitarian data.
Finalist projects for the inaugural Milbank Memorial Fund and AcademyHealth State and Local Innovation Award leverage data to improve health and outcomes in their communities.
Omnibus Legislation for FY2018 Improves Funding for Health Research, Including the First Increase for AHRQ in Nine Years
The FY2018 omnibus spending package helps ensure that health care delivery organizations, policymakers, and the people they serve have the information and evidence they need to make informed decisions.
AcademyHealth member and RTI International’s Distinguished Fellow Joshua Wiener passed away on January 9th after succumbing to a serious illness. He was 68 years old.
An expert on facilitating good decisions through health information technology, Ancker has studied both patient decision making and clinical decision support, and brings valuable expertise to this new role.
AcademyHealth and the Colorado Children’s Immunization Coalition announce a partnership to improve vaccination rates of low-income children and pregnant women.
eGEMs, AcademyHealth’s open access journal, will launch a new special section to help disseminate research findings.
Studies Identify New Risk Factors for Long-Term Opioid Use, Cost-Effectiveness of Naloxone Distribution
New Research Presented at the Annual Research Meeting Examines Variations in Prescribing Rates and Interventions That Work
Studies presented at the Annual Research Meeting examine Medicaid innovations in Arkansas and Michigan.