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Dance for Seniors’ Smiles Fundraiser

Turn up the volume and join the party at the second annual “Dance For Seniors’ Smiles” fundraiser on Sunday, July 15 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Your support allows the Gary and Mary West Senior Dental Center to continue restoring low-income seniors’ ability to eat, speak, and smile by ensuring they have access to… Read more »

2018 Grantmakers In Health Annual Conference on Health Philanthropy

2018 GIH Annual Conference on Health Philanthropy Chicago, Illinois | June 20 – 22, 2018 West Health is presenting at Grantmakers In Health’s 2018 Annual Conference on Health Philanthropy (#GIHac), the largest gathering of health funders in the country. This is the best place to meet up with the bright minds, seasoned experts, and innovative practitioners working in… Read more »

Health Evolution Summit 2018

Health Evolution Summit is an invitation-only gathering that engages leaders of companies deeply involved in the transformation of health care. CEOs, C-suite executives, innovators, policymakers and investors from across health care services, IT and life science convene for the Summit’s intimate environment to candidly debate ideas, build relationships and inspire creative solutions essential to the… Read more »

West Health’s 2018 Q4 Speakerships and Events

Date Event Presenter October 17-19 Memphis, TN Grantmakers in Aging Annual Conference How to Leverage the Power of Philanthropy to Amplify Aging Issues in an Election Year Bill Earley, JD, General Counsel and COO speaking on panel October 21-24 Portland, OR National PACE Association Annual Conference West Health to Host Invite-Only Program for Leading National… Read more »

2018 d.health Summit (Wednesday, June 6 | Boston, MA)

The University of Rochester, in collaboration with West Health, is hosting the fourth annual d.health Summit, a national forum for health and technology leaders, entrepreneurs, senior care advocates and policymakers to exchange ideas, create new relationships, and foster disruptive technological and process innovations to improve the lives of the nation’s aging population. Learn more AGENDA 8:00… Read more »

National Aging and Policy Summit at AiA18

We’re unveiling a national survey with NORC at the University of Chicago that explores healthcare costs, coverage and perceptions of the healthcare system, and how we can apply the learnings to improve the policies and programs in support of successful aging. We’re also exploring the high cost of healthcare and what it means for the November… Read more »

Improving the Value of Acute and Emergency Care: Frontline Innovation

Get a head start on your ACEP17 educational experience with this special session from ACEP and Urgent Matters. With an increasing push to value-based care and increasing quality measurements, innovations in acute and emergency care are increasingly necessary and organizations have started to realize the central role of EDs in value-based care. In this session,… Read more »

2017 Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Geriatrics Society

Researchers from the West Health Institute have four posters on display at the 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Geriatrics Society, representing our latest findings on how healthcare delivery and social services can be improved to enable seniors around the country to age successfully. Covering issues like reducing 30-day return Emergency Department visits for… Read more »

Health Affairs Forum: Oral Health in California

Health Affairs is taking its health policy programming to Sacramento for a May 17 event examining the current landscape of oral health in the state.  The program will highlight key articles from its oral health issue, with particular focus on the oral health safety net for California’s older adults. The free forum will take place… Read more »