Health reform involves extending insurance coverage and restructuring the health care delivery system to focus on prevention and primary care, reducing costs, and improving quality. Foundations are well positioned to help by educating consumers, supporting state implementation, transforming the safety net, expanding the health care workforce, and supporting innovations for high-cost patients.
In 2010 GIH established the GIH Health Reform Resource Center Fund, which allows GIH to increase staff resources and programming in order to inform and connect funders supporting work related to health reform.
Contact Ann McMillan for more information about our programming in this area.
In a new report for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Georgetown researchers analyzed the daily call logs for the Assister Help Resource Center (AHRC), a specialized call center created to provide marketplace consumer assisters with technical and policy support. The report’s findings can help policymakers and advocates gain insight into systemic problems that may still need to be addressed, as well as areas in which greater training or educational resources are needed.
In this issue brief, The Commonwealth Fund examines the ACA’s effect on insurance coverage and how people are using their coverage to get health care.
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Building on Achievements in Extending Children’s Health Coverage
November 17, 2015
Elizabeth Docteur, Grantmakers In Health
Fulfilling the Promise of Equality: Ensuring that “Health for All” Extends to Everyone
August 18, 2015
Marielena Hincapie, National Immigration Law Center
Health Reform Five Years Later: Philanthropy Steps Up to the Challenge
May 15, 2015
Barbara Masters, MastersPolicyConsulting
Amanda Rounsaville Welsh, Network Impact
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