Better Chronic Disease Care Program
Half of all Californians live with at least one chronic condition. Good ideas on how to improve their care and quality of life can spread across the health care system. We work to make that happen.
Are you with a community or technology company that wants to help test a California registry for Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment? Learn about new opportunities.
Patients should receive the appropriate level of care — no more and no less. But how is that sweet spot determined? This guide helps organizations get started on reducing unwarranted variations in care.
Thirty-two clinicians have been chosen for the CHCF Health Care Leadership Program, a two-year fellowship to help them tackle the challenges facing California's health care system.
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.
Palliative care is taking root to serve people with advanced illness in clinics and homes. Over 20 community-based programs in California share their promising practices.
Common visual cues, like a car speedometer, simplify the use of complicated machines. To ease the learning curve for electronic health records (EHR), CHCF supported the development of an interface style guide.
CHCF sponsors a series in the Journal of General Internal Medicine dedicated to new ways of organizing, improving, and delivering quality health care. Series articles are open access.
This multimedia presentation shows how leaders from five California public hospital systems traveled the country to learn how to apply the Lean management model to improve patient care.
To improve clinical outcomes and quality of life for Californians with chronic disease.
Clinic Operations & Performance
Other Clinic Services
Models of Care
Data Exchange & Privacy
Supporting HIT Adoption
Consumers & Technology
Honoring Patient Wishes