National Academy of Medicine

The ROI of Health and Well-Being: Business Investment in Healthier Communities

Abstract | Businesses are gaining a greater understanding of the effect that employee health and the health of the communities in which busines
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Elements of Accountable Communities for Health: A Review of the Literature

Abstract | Accountable health initiatives, most commonly referred to as accountable communities for health (ACHs), have been im
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Defining an Accountable Community for Health for Children and Families

Introduction We are in the midst of a transformation of our health care system. The shift from volume to value and the correspondi
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Social Determinants of Health 101 for Health Care: Five Plus Five

Introduction Social determinants of health (SDoH) is a relatively new term in health care. As defined by the World Health Organization (
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Public Health 3.0: A Call to Action for Public Health to Meet the Challenges of the 21st Century

Public health is what we do together as a society to ensure the conditions in which everyone can be healthy. Although many secto
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Case Study: Medicaid and Public Health Collaboration in Oregon

Oregon is one of the leading states engaged in innovative health care delivery system reform that includes population health as a central c
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Case Study: Improving Population and Individual Health Through Health System Transformation in Washington State

Empowered by federal, state, and community funding, Washington State has been working for
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The Democratization of Health Care: A Vital Direction for Health and Health Care

The US health-care delivery system is in the midst of a transformation. For generations, it was rooted in a transactional
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