The U.S. is in a healthcare crisis.
$2.9 Trillionon healthcare
That’s more than the government spends on defense, social security, education, veterans’ benefits and income security* combined.
*U.S. Office of Management and BudgetSee the reality of healthcare spending
We are enabling seniors to live their lives on their own terms with access to high-quality health and support services that preserve and protect one’s dignity, quality of life and independence.See our work in Successful Aging
We’re driving for the ability of information to be shared among medical devices and electronic health records to enhance patient safety and improve clinical outcomes.See our work in interoperability
We’re creating an automated, connected, and coordinated high-quality healthcare delivery system to drive the best clinical outcomes in the most cost-effective manner.See our work in connected care
We work with hospitals, healthcare organizations, foundations and policy makers across the U.S. to accelerate the research and development of innovative healthcare solutions.Learn More
Anna Matonti went to the hospital 11 times in 2006. Learn about the home-based care option that keeps her from going backRead More
Experimental interactive gaming software created by the Institute could help children with autism improve social interaction
Hear West Health's Shelley Lyford and Serving Senior's Paul Downey on Living Better in San Diego, a radio show broadcast throughout the region
Read part one of the Advisory Board's Care Transformation Center blog interview with West Health's Amy Stuck on alternatives to hospital admission from the emergency department
The Morning Consult publishes an opinion submission by the West Health Policy Center's Chris Pope on ways to improve Medicare for seniors