CHCF works as a catalyst to fulfill the promise of better health care for all Californians. We support ideas and innovations that improve quality, increase efficiency, and lower the costs of care.
If primary care physicians know the price of the medications they prescribe, they are likely to discuss affordability and adherence and encourage shared decisionmaking with patients.
A CHCF design challenge sought solutions to help patients take an active role in recognizing, chronicling, and sharing information about hurdles in their lives that affect their health.
The California Department of Public Health, with funding from CHCF's Free the Data initiative, has launched an online portal for health data that can be freely used and shared.
Will California physicians be able to handle the Medi-Cal population surge? This report looks at physician participation in Medi-Cal and its implications for access to care.
An Institute of Medicine report, partially funded by CHCF, recommends reforms of payment and performance models to improve graduate medical education.
The new Safety Net Analytics Program will teach clinic leaders how to mine the data in EHRs to improve patient care. Applications are due September 22. RFA Safety Net Analytics
At a symposium in Sacramento, experts and officials shared findings on ways to make Medi-Cal maternity care safer and less expensive. Symposium Maternal June
CHCF grantee Ed O'Neil argues in Health Affairs that we need to be more creative about educating the next generation of health care professionals.
People who use cell phones, credit cards, websites, store coupons, and medical devices leave a trail of data that are often harnessed by third parties, sometimes without consumers' knowledge.
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