NEJM Catalyst Care Redesign Theme Leader Amy Compton-Phillips weighs in on the most influential and inspiring texts of her career.
Addressing social needs and mental health and other tactics that strengthen emotional stability, are essential for total patient health across all populations. How are some organizations leading the way?
Article by Sonia Sarkar, Dawn O’Neill & Leana S. Wen
The Baltimore City Health Department is tackling health disparities by taking a city-wide approach to addressing patients’ social needs.
Article by Maria C. Raven, Iyah Romm & Toyin Ajayi
Policymakers see programs for complex patient populations as a way to bend the health care cost curve, but are reduced health care utilization and costs the right measures of success?
Design must move beyond narrow projects and encompass complex systems.
Call to action: Survival statistics for a slice of middle-aged white people in the U.S. are uniquely troubling.
Article by Krisda H. Chaiyachati, David A. Asch & David T. Grande
Can health care be more like Uber and Lyft?
Article by Katherine Peeler
After President Trump’s executive order banning refugees, the United States is no longer a bright beacon of hope to suffering people around the world.
Talk by Sachin Jain
There isn’t a population of patients who needs a culture of caring more than those on Medicaid.
Blog Post by R. Conor Holton-Burke & David S. Buck
We can better serve our under-resourced patients by helping them access treatments and social interventions we already know to be effective.
Article by Karen E. Joynt, Nancy De Lew, Steven H. Sheingold, Patrick H. Conway, Kate Goodrich & Arnold M. Epstein
Strategies for monitoring quality of care for socially at-risk patients and reducing disparities.