ATLANTA– Thirty photographs that document the transition of five individuals moving from long-term care facilities back into the community will be displayed as part of the “Gaining Freedom, Coming Home” exhibition on Wednesday, Nov. 16 from 4-7 p.m. at Georgia State University’s Centennial Hall.
The exhibit showcases the journeys of five people — Yaser,… more »
ATLANTA–Georgia State University’s Georgia Health Policy Center (GHPC) has been named a national coordinating center by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) to support the Bridging for Health: Improving Community Health Through Innovations in Financing initiative aimed at helping regions, states and communities improve health and reduce disparities through innovations in collaboration and… more »
ATLANTA—The Georgia Health Policy Center (GHPC) at Georgia State University has received a five-year, $2,669,903 award from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that will allow the GHPC and partnering organizations to look at transfusion-related complications in patients with hemoglobin disorders (sickle cell disease and thalassemia) and improve their outcomes.
Researchers from the Georgia Health Policy Center at Georgia State University and Tulane University published the article “Identifying Hospitals That May Be At Most Financial Risk From Medicaid Disproportionate-Share Hospital Payment Cuts” in the November issue of Health Affairs, a theme issue, titled “Collaborating For Community Health.” Health Affairs, a peer-reviewed publication, is… more »
The Georgia Health Policy Center was one of four public health institutes selected to host a state forum to advance the practice of bridging public health and health care by the National Network of Public Health Institutes, with support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
While there have been many national conversations on bridging public… more »
GHPC researchers will be presenting the following posters and presentations at the 2014 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting in San Diego, CA, June 8-10, 2014. Visit the Georgia Health Policy Center’s booth in the exhibit hall (#214) to review our recent publications, connect with staff, and learn more about our work. We look forward… more »
Building skills and knowledge to tackle health policy challenges
In response to limited examples of opportunities for state policymakers to learn about and discuss the difficult, adaptive challenges of the United States health system, the Georgia Health Policy Center (GHPC) in the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies at Georgia… more »