This blog post features a conversation with Terry Fulmer, president of the John A. Hartford Foundation, who explores the NASEM report findings and discuss potential solutions for older adults experiencing social isolation and loneliness — both during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.
Many older adults in the United States experience social isolation and loneliness, which are associated with increased risks for premature mortality, dementia, and other poor health outcomes. Since...
This blog post features a conversation with Lori Tishler, senior vice president of medical services at Commonwealth Care Alliance, who shares how CCA is rethinking its day-to-day practice to address the COVID-19 pandemic.
This blog post by Bruce Chernof, MD, President and CEO of The SCAN Foundation, highlights flexibilities that allow health systems to respond to the growing challenges due to COVID-19.
This blog post features senior leadership from Health Share of Oregon who provide details about their efforts to mitigate issues that will affect their members due to COVID-19.
This Center for Health Care Strategies blog post describes key opportunities for the continued development of complex care best practices, gleaned from recent RCTs.
This blog post features a conversation with Miriam Komaromy, MD, former ECHO Care lead, who shared key takeaways from the recent evaluation of the intervention to help inform complex care programs.
This blog post features a national complex care leader providing insights on the recently released report on Camden Coalition's randomized controlled trial on the Camden Core Model.
To learn more about the recently released NASEM report on ways to integrate social care into health care delivery, the Better Care Playbook spoke with Kedar Mate, MD, Chief Innovation and Education Officer at the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, who served on the NASEM expert committee.
How can health care systems across the nation effectively address social needs? An expert committee created by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) sought to address...
While Medicare Advantage (MA) plans have new flexibility to target and cover supplemental benefits that address health-related social needs, few plans provided these types of benefits in 2019...
This blog post highlights, COACH, a new framework that Camden Coalition utilizes to build authentic relationships with patients and to increase patient engagement.