Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration
Transforming Health Care Through Evidence and Collaboration
The NIHCM Foundation is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to improving the effectiveness, efficiency and quality of America's health care system.
  • Briefing

    This briefing in Washington, DC, featured forward-thinking leaders whose expertise spans the public and private sectors to share insights on how to foster innovation and build a brighter future for health care in America.

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  • Awards

    NIHCM Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of the 24th Annual Health Care Journalism and Research Awards. The winning entries were chosen by independent panels of highly esteemed journalists and researchers from nearly 400 entries.

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  • Infographic

    Opioid abuse is now claiming more than four lives every hour in the U.S. This represents a dramatic increase in deaths related to opioids in just a few years—much of the increase attributable to heroin and synthetic opioids like fentanyl.

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Events

July 17, 2018
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This webinar, hosted by USC Annenberg's Center for Health Journalism with grant support from NIHCM Foundation, explored policy changes in Medicaid and outlined questions reporters should be asking.

June 14, 2018
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During this webinar, panelists discussed opportunities and challenges in the generic and biosimilar market, how past administrations have approached this issue, and the impact on different stakeholders, including consumers.

NIHCM Resources

This Research Insights breaks down new evidence that patients aren’t shopping for the best price for health care services—even for procedures like MRIs that should be simple to comparison shop.

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This Research Insights summarizes a new study that found that reference pricing helped to reduce health spending by spurring consumers to shop around for the best value medical services.

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Each year more than 2 million Americans become infected with some form of antibiotic-resistant bacteria. This webinar explored strategies for holding the superbug threat in check.

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Just 5 percent of the population accounts for nearly 50 percent of health care spending. This chart story examines the latest data showing the extreme concentration of health spending and the traits and sectors associated with high levels of spending.

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Read about important events, research, community investments and programs to improve public health in NIHCM's newsletter, Population Health Spotlight.

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Events

July 17, 2018
medicaid-graphic

This webinar, hosted by USC Annenberg's Center for Health Journalism with grant support from NIHCM Foundation, explored policy changes in Medicaid and outlined questions reporters should be asking.

June 14, 2018
Alliance-June-Webinar-Image

During this webinar, panelists discussed opportunities and challenges in the generic and biosimilar market, how past administrations have approached this issue, and the impact on different stakeholders, including consumers.

Grants

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The 2018-2019 round of grantmaking for this program is now underway, with a total of approximately $250,000 available to fund 6 to 8 studies.

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Investigator-Initiated Research Grant Program

The 2018-2019 round of grantmaking for this program is now underway, with a total of approximately $400,000 available to fund 7 to 8 studies.

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Awards

Announcing the 24th Annual NIHCM Awards Winners

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Congratulations to the winners for the 24th Annual NIHCM Foundation Research and Journalism Awards! The winning entries were chosen by independent panels of judges from nearly 400 entries.

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