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Building A Culture of Health

Encouraging a focus on health for all will lead to a healthy society. Wellness programs and health education could be the answer, but how can we create a care delivery system that prioritizes keeping people healthy?

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Patient Engagement

Making the Right Choice the Easy Choice

Examples from inside and outside health care on changing the environment so that if people take no action at all, the right thing — the healthy thing — still happens.

Shifting Social Norms in Favor of Healthy Food to Reduce Obesity Epidemic - Sara Bleich talk still

Patient Engagement

Shifting Social Norms to Reduce the Obesity Epidemic

A look at environment changes that could help reduce the obesity epidemic in the United States.

Griffin Myers Head Shot Oak Street Health

Care Redesign

Rebuilding Health Care as It Should Be: Personal, Equitable, and Accountable

How Oak Street Health, a full-risk, value-based primary care model and social determinants practice, embeds itself in the community to keep its elderly population, “happy, healthy, and out of the hospital.”

My Body My Decision - Not as Easy as It Sounds - Angela Fagerlin Talk Still Shared Decision Making

Patient Engagement

“My Body, My Decision”: Not So Easy

How can health care providers and patients improve the shared decision-making process so that the patient’s voice is truly heard?

Toward Better Health - Choice Architecture vs. Self-Discipline Peter Ubel Talk Still Behavioral Economics Behavioral Economist

Patient Engagement

Toward Better Health: Choice Architecture vs. Self-Discipline

When should clinicians and health systems promote hard work to achieve health versus looking for ways that could make healthy behaviors easier?

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Care Redesign

The Role of Nurses in Community Outreach

What is the role of nurses and other health care professionals in good health care communication and community involvement?

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Leadership

To Fight Burnout, Organize

The social determinants of health — and physicians’ sense of powerlessness in the face of them — seem crucially missing from the discussion of burnout.

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Patient Engagement

Behavior Change Basics: Simplicity to Self-Compassion

Four principles and practices to keep in mind when trying to help patients lose weight, become more active, or become healthier in general.

Standard Treatment Algorithm for Patients with hepatitis C virus HCV at Geisinger Clinic and for Improved Sustained Virologic Response Rates in Geisinger ProvenCare Model

Care Redesign

Enhanced Cure Rates for HCV: Geisinger’s Approach

To reduce the burden of hepatitis C in central Pennsylvania, Geisinger Clinic designed a comprehensive assessment and treatment protocol to improve sustained virologic response rates.

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Patient Engagement

Knocking Down Barriers to Behavior Change

Seven ways to lower barriers to behavior change and make it easier to achieve better health.

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