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U.S. Seniors Pay Billions, yet Many Cannot Afford Healthcare

The “golden years” American seniors anticipate enjoying may require actual gold, or the dollar equivalent, to pay for rising healthcare costs; a recent study has revealed seniors face a concerning cost burden due to a healthcare system in the United States that spends almost double per person what any other developed…

American Geriatrics Society 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting

West Health brought together the most knowledgeable experts and organizations to create this first-of-its-kind telehealth implementation manual for post-acute and long-term care (PALTC) settings. In the following pages, you will find the information you need to successfully implement a telehealth program, including advice from experts. This practical guide covers a range of topics in detail… Read more »

More Than a Meal Process Expansion

There is growing recognition that social factors can exacerbate health issues and impact health outcomes, leading to dramatically increased costs associated with healthcare utilization. As a result, the U.S. healthcare system is increasingly embracing the importance of identifying and acting on the social determinants of health (SDOH) – the social, economic and…

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Dedicated to improving the health and well-being of North Carolinians and others we serve by providing leadership and excellence in patient care, education and research.

UC Irvine Health

UCI Health: A devoted team of nationally regarded physicians and nurses, researchers and clinicians, educators and students united by a single calling — to improve the lives of the people in our community and beyond.

West Health HCI Media Coverage

Wednesday, April 3rd 2019    Health Care Costs Summit, Morning Session  C-SPAN Health Care Costs Summit, Afternoon Session  C-SPAN The Reality Of Paying For Health Care In America: Billions In Borrowed Funds, Debilitating Bankruptcy Fears And Skipping Treatments Kaiser Health News Health care costs are so high that many people skip treatment, medications: Survey  ABC News… Read more »