EVENTS
October 10, 2018

Free Oct. 17 livestream: Leveraging the Power of Philanthropy

Sign up now to learn more about We Stand With Seniors, a nonpartisan, public awareness and education campaign to make senior issues a priority in California.

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NEWS
October 8, 2018

The San Diego Union-Tribune: Local dentist wants to leave legacy of caring for seniors

Read the interview with Dr. Karen Becerra of the Gary and Mary West Senior Dental Center

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EVENTS
October 9, 2018

Join us for free Oct. 22 livestream: Medicaid innovation and the case for change

Livestream of panel from The Medicaid Health Plan of America’s annual conference to explore innovative models of care to improve the lives of Medicaid enrollees and the future of Medicaid innovation.

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OPINION
October 2, 2018

Morning Consult: A Civic Duty to Address Drug Costs

Read West Health CEO Shelley Lyford’s opinion on new nonprofit drug firm Civica Rx in the influential policy publication

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October 1, 2018

Learn How to Become a Geriatric-Accredited Emergency Department to Improve Care for Seniors

Please click here to download a copy of our new GED Implementation Guide today!

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Video

Dental Transformation Video Shows Impact of Senior Dental Center

Mike, a 73-year-old in San Diego, arrived at the Gary and Mary West Senior Dental Center with extensive, complex dental problems and 23 of his teeth extracted. After many courses of treatment, he’s now enjoying life with a full set of dentures, allowing him to eat solid food again.

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WEST HEALTH ON TWITTER


Don’t miss our Tim Lash discussing drug prices on @Alex_Presha! Watch the video below. twitter.com/Alex_Presha/st…

About 2 hours ago from West Health’s Twitter via TweetDeck

LOWERING HEALTHCARE COSTS


The rising cost of healthcare is a growing economic and public health crisis that hurts the U.S. economy, threatens individual financial security, compromises care and reduces patient access. Excessive spending on healthcare places significant burdens on American businesses and family budgets and endangers the funding of vital programs such as Medicare and Medicaid.

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FEATURED RESOURCES
HCI-DC 2018 Healthcare Costs Innovation Summit Highlights HCI DC 2018 Healthcare Costs Innovation Summit White Paper

Presentations


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 Presentations
Keynote: Healthcare Reform for Successful Aging Keynote: From Research to Reality: Evidence is Not Enough Senior-Specific Care in the Emergency Department Designing sustainable, senior-focused care in the ED

Publications


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
WHI/NORC Survey on Drug Pricing: 5 Thing to Know WHI/NORC Survey on Healthcare Costs: 5 Thing to Know An Overview of Options for Home-based Healthcare at the Emergency Department

Multimedia


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