Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration
Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration
The NIHCM Foundation is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to improving the effectiveness, efficiency and quality of America's health care system.
  • Data Insights

    Mental illness has become more common over the last decade, particularly among 18- to 25-year-olds. This Data Insights looks at trends in mental health and their implications for the future.

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  • Briefing

    NIHCM Foundation led a briefing on Capitol Hill to discuss social determinants of health and the opioid crisis with Founding President and CEO Nancy Chockley, former CMS Administrator Don Berwick, Curtis Barnett of Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield, Craig Samitt of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, and Grant Baldwin from the CDC.

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  • Data Insights

    As urbanization increases, an older, sicker and poorer population remains in rural America. Despite the health care challenges posed by these changes, promising initiatives can improve rural health.

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  • Advisory Board

    NIHCM Foundation is pleased to welcome Dr. Scott Gottlieb, Sherry Glied, PhD, and Katherine Baicker, PhD, to its distinguished Advisory Board. Their ideas and insights will advance NIHCM's mission to improve health care for millions of Americans.

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  • Awards

    NIHCM Foundation hosted the 25th Annual NIHCM Awards at the Organization of American States in Washington, D.C. to recognize outstanding health care research and journalism.

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  • News

    NIHCM welcomed Secretary Azar to a meeting in March to discuss efforts by the Department of Health and Human Services to transform health care by lowering costs and improving value for patients.

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Events

November 18, 2019
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Part of the Beyond the Beltway: Health Policy Webinars for Journalists series, this webinar will explore the current landscape of the long-term care delivery system.

November 13, 2019
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This webinar explored how leaders are leveraging the unique strengths of rural communities to develop and implement promising solutions.

In the News

November 2019
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Reimagining Health Care in America

May 14, 2018 | 08:30 AM
10:45 AM ET

Where?

Dirksen Senate Office Building
Room G50
(C and First Streets NE Entrance)
Washington, DC 20002

Lunch Provided

This briefing in Washington, DC, featured forward-thinking leaders whose expertise spans the public and private sectors to share insights on how to foster innovation and build a brighter future for health care in America. Topics of discussion included:

  • Top trends in health care innovations, evaluating which have real power and which should evoke skepticism
  • The relative strengths and unique roles of the private sector and public sector programs such as Medicare and Medicaid in the effort to drive innovation
  • Initiatives in digital health, care delivery and consumer engagement that are transforming markets
  • Tackling rising drug prices while also encouraging the development of high-value drugs

Speakers

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Patrick Conway
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina & Former Director, CMMI (CMS)
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Gail Wilensky
Project Hope & Former CMS Administrator under President George H.W. Bush
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Patrick Geraghty
GuideWell and Florida Blue
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Peter Bach
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
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Clifton Leaf
Fortune
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Nancy Chockley
NIHCM Foundation

Presentation Slides

"Innovation in Health Care -- Government vs Private Sector," Gail Wilensky
"Health Care Transformation: Time to Pick Up the Pace," Patrick Conway
"10 Trends That Are Transforming Health Care," Clifton Leaf
"Reimagining the Future of Health," Pat Geraghty
"The Drug Pricing Problem," Peter Bach

Events

November 18, 2019
alliance-image-111819

Part of the Beyond the Beltway: Health Policy Webinars for Journalists series, this webinar will explore the current landscape of the long-term care delivery system.

November 13, 2019
Rural-Health-Webinar-Graphic

This webinar explored how leaders are leveraging the unique strengths of rural communities to develop and implement promising solutions.

In the News

November 2019
Population Health Spotlight
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Grants

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We are no longer accepting letters of inquiry for the 2019-2020 round of grantmaking. NIHCM will notify grant winners in November 2019.

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Investigator-Initiated Research Grant Program

We are no longer accepting letters of inquiry for the 2019-2020 round of grantmaking. A small number of applicants will be invited to submit a full proposal in September.

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Awards

Winners Named in the 25th Annual Research and Journalism Awards

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Congratulations to all of the winners of the 25th Annual NIHCM Foundation Research and Journalism Awards! The winners and finalists were honored at a banquet in Washington, DC, in May.

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