Transforming Communities Initiative Cross-Site Evaluation

Posted On June 7, 2018

The Georgia Health Policy Center’s cross-site evaluation provides a comprehensive overview of TCI, identifies common strategies and cross-site learning, and recommends opportunities to improve TCI’s infrastructure to ultimately increase momentum and impact. This report covers the time period March 2016 to December 2017.

Sickle Cell Data Collection Program Brief: Better Access to Outpatient Care May Decrease Emergency Visits and Costs

Posted On May 9, 2018

For patients with sickle cell disease (SCD) who lack access to specialists or primary care physicians informed about their condition, health care is often limited to the emergency department (ED). New data from the Sickle Cell Data Collection programs in California and Georgia shows that public payers are responsible for the majority of costs associated… more »

CJA Update: A Summary of Learnings From Catalysts

Posted On February 14, 2018

In 2015 Communities Joined in Action (CJA) launched this take-home advice series to accelerate local organizations’ efforts toward achieving better health and well-being for their communities. This marks the sixth issue in this series, which is based on semiannual surveys of leaders from organizations catalyzing population health in order to provide usable information for communities.