Reports on specific Jewish Healthcare Foundation efforts to improve healthcare quality and safety and document healthcare sector needs.
ROOTS: Putting the Prime in Primary Care
20th Princeton Conference
The 20th Princeton Conference, The U.S. Health Care System in Transition, focused on how states are addressing health reform while facing huge economic challenges. This brief presents the major findings from each session.
Executive Summary: PPC Goes International: The Israel Healthcare Quality Partnership
ROOTS: Transforming Medical Education - Preparing Physicians to Lead Reform
ROOTS: Answering the Call - EMS Applies PPC to Prehospital Care
PRHI Readmission Brief: Patterns of Hospitalizations Among HIV-Positive Patients in Southwestern PA (updated)
PRHI Readmission Brief: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
ROOTS: Regional Health Improvement Collaboratives - Essential Elements for Successful Healthcare Reform
A Series Six of Monographs Comparing the Israel and U.S. Healthcare Systems (1 of 6)
In our ongoing effort to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of health care, the Jewish Healthcare Foundation (JHF) has engaged international health policy experts to explore alternative methods of delivery and payment.
As part of this work, JHF asked the Smokler Center for Health Policy Research at the Myers-JDC Brookdale Institute in Jerusalem, an affiliate of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, to prepare a series of six monographs comparing the Israel and U.S. healthcare systems along key dimensions.
Monograph 1 Healthcare U.S. and Israel
A Series of Six Monographs Comparing the Israel and U.S. Healthcare Systems (2 of 6)
Monograph 2 Israel Health Care-U.S. Audiences
A Series of Six Monographs Comparing the Israel and U.S. Healthcare Systems (3 of 6)
Monograph 3 Role of Government
A Series of Six Monographs Comparing the Israel and U.S. Healthcare Systems (4 of 6)
Monograph 4 Primary Care
A Series of Six Monographs Comparing the Israel and U.S. Healthcare Systems (5 of 6)
Monograph 5 Manage-Physician
A Series of Six Monographs Comparing the Israel and U.S. Healthcare Systems (6 of 6)
Monograph 6 Workforce and Medical Education
Policy Briefs from July 2010 "Foundations and Healthcare Reform Conference" at Brandeis University
Links to the Briefs can be found in the PDF; scroll to July 27-28, 2010.
PRHI Readmission Brief: Patterns of Hospitalizations Among HIV-Positive Patients in Southwestern PA
PRHI Readmission Brief: Overview of Six Chronic Conditions
ROOTS: Pharmacy Champions For Change - Wrong Medication, Bad Chemistry
ROOTS: Transforming Education Systems For The 21st Century Learner
A report from the national High Schools & Careers Summit held in Pittsburgh.
ROOTS: The Healthcare Quality Revolution
Celebrating 10 Years of the Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative
ROOTS - Incentives For Excellence - Rebuilding the Healthcare Payment System From The Ground Up
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