April 18, 2018

Senate Committee on Health Holds Hearing on West Health Institute-Sponsored Legislation Addressing Denti-Cal Access Issues for Special Needs Patients

The Senate Committee on Health held a hearing to discuss legislation which aims to increase access to critically-needed oral healthcare


April 5, 2018

Free AGS Pre-conference Summit: From Research to Reality (May 2)

Join West Health for a free full-day pre-conference on advancing senior-appropriate healthcare models to enable successful aging on Wednesday, May 2nd as part of the American Geriatrics Society’s 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting, which runs from May 2-5.


We Stand With Seniors
March 12, 2018

STATEWIDE POLL: Vast Majority of California Voters Favor Candidates for Governor with Plan to Serve State’s Fast-Growing Senior Population

West Health and The SCAN Foundation Launch “We Stand With Seniors…Will You?” Awareness and Education Campaign



Helping Meals on Wheels bring more than a meal to seniors

Learn how West Health is helping study how meal drivers can help observe seniors’ health at home, so they can age in place safely


April 20, 2018

Gary and Mary West Senior Wellness Center Celebrates 8th Anniversary

Gary and Mary West join Paul Downey and more than 100 seniors in celebrating the 8th anniversary of Serving Seniors’ Gary and Mary West Senior Wellness Center


View a list of upcoming events and speaking engagements that our staff is involved with to support our successful aging initiatives.

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May 2, 2018: 2018 AGS Pre-conference Summit June 6, 2018: 2018 Summit
Past Events
February 21, 2018: Healthcare Costs Innovation Summit


Working with our research teams, we’re combining data and graphics that help tell the story of opportunities for helping seniors.

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Featured Infographics
NORC: Five Things You Should Know New Insights Into America’s Views on Aging Successfully Oral Health Should Not Take a Backseat to General Health, Particularly for Seniors in Need Infographic


From healthcare experts to geriatric thought leaders, our research teams publish work that explores how successful aging can become a reality.

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Featured Publications
NORC: Americans’ Views of Healthcare Costs, Coverage, and Policy An Overview of Options for Home-based Healthcare at the Emergency Department


Through video, livestreams, webinars and other multimedia, we are working to shine the light on the challenges facing seniors in this country and the actions we need to take to lower the cost of healthcare for all Americans.

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Featured Multimedia
HCI-DC 2018 Highlights Video Enabling Successful Aging Insights on Senior Dental Needs