A Hard Look at Integrated Systems

Co-sponsored by CHCF, new research finds scant evidence that large, nonprofit integrated health systems deliver higher quality care more efficiently.

All Over the Map

For patients considering elective surgery, geography matters. This interactive map presents usage rates across California and highlights unexplained variation for a host of procedures.

Medical Variation Map

Signals of Change in Quality

Over the last few years, the quality of health care in California has improved on a number of measures. However, significant racial and ethnic disparities persist in some areas.

Quality Care

Here's Looking at You

Many health care consumers are unaware they are creating a trail of data that can be combined with other personal information, author Jane Sarasohn-Kahn warns in a Health Affairs GrantWatch blog post.

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Program Goals & Objectives

To promote greater transparency and accountability in California's health care system.

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