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

    This new Data Insights highlights the rapid rise in overdose deaths involving cocaine and methamphetamine, illustrates the geographic variations in utilization and death rates, and quantifies the increasing burden that these drugs are placing on the hospital system.

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  • Data Insights

    This infographic delves into an emerging public health emergency involving rapidly rising rates of stimulant use and related overdose deaths, which has been occurring in the shadow of the opioid crisis.

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  • Data Insights

    As Americans practice social distancing and quarantine, many are faced with new challenges accessing and affording food. This new Data Insights explores the impact of COVID-19 on food insecurity as well as how to identify those at risk and connect them with resources.

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  • News

    NIHCM would like to provide you and your organizations with a list of resources concerning COVID-19 and vulnerable populations. We will continually update this list.

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  • News

    To help you find answers to questions concerning COVID-19, NIHCM is providing you with links to expert sources that are frequently updated. We will continually update this list.

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  • Awards

    We are honored to announce the finalists for the 26th Annual Health Care Research and Journalism Awards. The winning entry in each category will be announced in late Spring and will receive a $15,000 to $20,000 cash prize.

    See the Finalists Press Release The NIHCM Awards
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Events

June 18, 2020
Homelessness Webianr Graphic

This webinar will look at the state of homelessness in the US and provide strategies to improve outcomes for homeless individuals both in the short term and in the long term.

May 11, 2020
Food Insecurity Graphic

This webinar brought together experts to provide insights on the longstanding issues surrounding food insecurity in the United States, exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic.

In the News

2019 Mental Health Trends in the U.S.

April 2019

About the Data Insights

This infographic depicts mental health trends in the U.S. for 2019. One out of every five adults and one out of every five youth ages 13 to 18 are living with mental illness.

Anxiety disorders and major depression are among the most common conditions affecting adults.

Most youth in state and local juvenile justice systems have a mental illness, and 37% of students age 14 and older with a mental health condition drop out of school.

Citations

Mental health conditions are relatively common, affecting 1 in 5 adults as well as 1 in 5 youth aged 13 to 18.

Events

June 18, 2020
Homelessness Webianr Graphic

This webinar will look at the state of homelessness in the US and provide strategies to improve outcomes for homeless individuals both in the short term and in the long term.

May 11, 2020
Food Insecurity Graphic

This webinar brought together experts to provide insights on the longstanding issues surrounding food insecurity in the United States, exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic.

In the News

Grants

Journalism GrantsJournalism Grant Program

The 2020-2021 round of grant making for this program will be underway shortly. Please stay tuned for more information.

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Investigator-Initiated Research Grant Program

The 2020-2021 round of grant making for this program is now underway. Letters of Inquiry are due by June 29, 2020.

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Awards

The 26th Annual Research and Journalism Awards

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We are honored to announce the finalists for the 26th Annual Health Care Research and Journalism Awards.

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