NEWS
October 22, 2018

San Diego Union-Tribune: Prescription Drug Prices Will Continue to Increase in 2019

Hear from West Health’s Tim Lash about drug pricing and our recent survey results

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EVENTS
October 17, 2018

October 17 Archived Livestream: Leveraging the Power of Philanthropy

Watch the October 17th archived livestream 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 14, 2018

NBC San Diego interviews Tim Lash about the high cost of prescription drugs

Watch West Health’s chief strategy officer Tim Lash talk with NBC’s Alex Presha about drug costs on NBC San Diego’s ‘Politically Speaking’

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Video

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

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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.

We Stand With Seniors... Will You?

We Stand With Seniors… Will You?  is a nonpartisan, public awareness and education campaign supported by West Health and The SCAN Foundation.

 

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WEST HEALTH ON TWITTER


Great convening today at the #Telehealth Learning Collaborative! We’re looking forward to #SEARCH2018 Telehealth Research Symposium this week in La Jolla
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About 4 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