Academic health centers are recognized for their multimission commitment to clinical care, research and education and their capacity to produce innovative solutions to health challenges.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is promising “bold and swift action on racial equity,” claiming that the “practices and policies of the financial services industry have both caused and exacerbated racial inequality.”
Rohit Chopra is readying to assume leadership at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and a new era of “regulation by enforcement” is underway.
For many years, providers, families, state leaders and advocates have called for expanding the pediatric primary care team to address the full set of social, economic and emotional issues that drive children’s health outcomes.
As the blockchain revolution continues apace, new applications are constantly being developed to leverage decentralized finance in the financial services industry.
Digital health adoption has skyrocketed during the COVID-19 pandemic, and this surge in use now has the potential to transform health care.
As states grow increasingly concerned over soaring health care costs, health care cost growth benchmarking programs have emerged as a promising strategy for advancing health system transparency, identifying key cost drivers and containing health care spending.
Nonmedical interventions, such as those related to stable housing, healthy food, economic security and interpersonal safety, affect health more than medical care, driving as much as 80% of population health outcomes.
Long-term care is becoming a pressing societal issue as growing numbers of people living with disabilities or chronic diseases increase demand.
Disruptions to health care, education and community life due to the pandemic have been devastating for the health and development of our nation’s children.