Community Partnerships

Aug 16, 2018
To achieve health equity, all of us—hospitals and health systems, allied hospital associations, and local, state and national stakeholders—will need to partner and prioritize the work that improves the health of our communities.  Leaders from the American Hospital Association, UnidosUS, and…
Aug 8, 2018
Seven in 10 hospitals and health systems will increase collaboration with other providers and payers on population health over the next five years.
In Futurescan 2018-2023, Mike Leavitt—former Utah governor and former secretary of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services—notes that health care leaders should develop more collaborative affiliations as the field becomes less siloed under value-based care. Results from the Futurescan…
Aug 3, 2018
How a local Collaborative improves timely access to care and reduces stigma Wednesday, August 29, 2018 2:00-2:45 p.m. ET REGISTER FOR THIS WEBINAR HERE Please join Ellen Williams, Ph.D., senior director, Behavioral Health at Ascension St. Vincent’s, Jacksonville, FL and Paula Bides, MPH,…
Jul 19, 2018
See 2005-2011 Award Recipients 2004 AHA NOVA Award Recipients Please contact the AHA Office of the Secretary at nova@aha.org for copies of this award publication. Better Beginnings: Brockton Hospital, Brockton, MA Buffalo County Community Health Partners: Good Samaritan Health Systems…
Jul 17, 2018
Story on the 2018 AHA NOVA Award winners •    Unity Center for Behavioral Health: Adventist Health, Kaiser Permanente, Legacy Health, and Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon •    Annapolis Community Health Partnership: Anne Arundel Medical Center,…
Jun 29, 2018
Detroit Medical Center – Sinai-Grace Hospital | Detroit, MI Detroit Life is Valuable Everyday (DLIVE) was created to address a significant medical issue in its community: Homicide is the number one cause of death for Detroit residents ages 15 to 34, and violent injury recurrence rates have been…
Jun 12, 2018
Below are links to printable PDFs of the Tenderloin Health Improvement Partnership case studies.
The Push to Advance Health and Safety in the Tenderloin Grass-Roots Effort Activates Safety Improvements and Neighborliness 826 Valencia Tenderloin Center helps students to find their voices Boeddeker Park Renovation Spawns a New Community Hub in Tenderloin District A Safe Passage for Students…
Jun 7, 2018
The Value Initiative Case Study - Members in Action
  To decrease operating expenses and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, Boston Medical Center buys electricity from a solar farmland in North Carolina, as part of a renewable energy project with two other Boston-based entities. Since 2011, through a wide range of energy-saving efforts, BMC…
May 23, 2018
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, Hartford Hospital, and Trinity College, Hartford, CT Southside Institutions Neighborhood Alliance is a multi-anchor partnership between Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, Hartford Hospital, and Trinity College that offers a wide range of programs in an…
May 22, 2018
Pictured, from left to right: Tanya Blackmon, executive vice president and chief diversity and inclusion officer, Novant Health; Institute for Diversity and Health Equity Chairman Nicholas Tejeda, market CEO, Hospitals of Providence; and Armond S. Kinsey, chief equity, inclusion and diversity…