Partnerships between universities and state Medicaid programs may help serve the missions of both, according to a column in Academic Medicine co-authored by Dr. Jay Himmelstein, professor of family medicine, and chief health policy strategist for UMass Medical School’s Center for Health Policy and Research.
Who We are
UMass Medical School's Center for Health Policy and Research is dedicated to research, evaluation, and education initiatives that advance public health policy and outcomes worldwide.
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As part of a leading academic health sciences center, our high-quality, insightful research shapes public policy, from the bedside to the community.
Where We’ll be Next...
IHI 15th Annual International Summit on Improving Patient Care in the Office Practice and the Community
Mar. 9-11, 2014 — Washington, DC
The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) international summit attracts more than 1,000 revolutionary thinkers and front-line practitioners from around the globe. This three-day conference will focus on identifying new ways to create a culture of continuous improvement and to engage patients and communities in redesigning care.
We will be exhibiting at this event. We hope to see you there!
Projects and Publications
November 23, 2013
Implementing integrated, interdisciplinary clinical care management in patient-centered medical homes
Jeanne Cohen, MS, RN, recently presented at the Society for Teachers of Family Medicine Practice Improvement Conference. This seminar presentation discussed techniques for implementing an integrated, interdisciplinary clinical care management in patient-centered medical homes.