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

October 15, 2018
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One in five Americans say they feel lonely or socially isolated–and this lack of meaningful social connections can have life threatening consequences. This webinar explored strategies for addressing loneliness across age groups and considered its effect on health.

October 03, 2018
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Chronic diseases touch one of every two U.S. adults and account for 86 percent of our nation’s health spending. This webinar explored strategies for preventing chronic diseases and consider the drivers of poor health.

NIHCM Resources

This Research Insights summarizes findings from a new study showing that hospital market power drives higher negotiated prices for privately insured patients.

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This Research Insights summarizes a study showing that provider-side price responses exist but appear to be modest.

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

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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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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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Events

October 15, 2018
loneliness-webinar-graphic

One in five Americans say they feel lonely or socially isolated–and this lack of meaningful social connections can have life threatening consequences. This webinar explored strategies for addressing loneliness across age groups and considered its effect on health.

October 03, 2018
SDOH-webinar-graphic-2

Chronic diseases touch one of every two U.S. adults and account for 86 percent of our nation’s health spending. This webinar explored strategies for preventing chronic diseases and consider the drivers of poor health.

Grants

Journalism GrantsJournalism Grant Program

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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