Transforming Health Care, Together
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  • LC XX Presentatations available
  • What We Do
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Working together to improve the health care system.
Better Care
The Better Health Partnership drives high-quality care, and that drives better health.
Better Health
We are transforming health care systems to improve the health of individuals and our community.
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We support value-based payment models to accelerate better care and lower costs.


Latest News
Better Health Releases 19th Report to the Community
June 16, 2017
Thanks to the efforts of our partners we have erased disparities in diabetes care and increased rates of blood pressure control among our most vulnerable patients. For the first time we include colorectal cancer screenings and we are beginning to address the problems of childhood obesity and asthma. As we celebrate our decade of making a difference, our latest report provides a benchmark on regional progress and highlights new opportunities for improvement.

To read the report click here.

BHP Summit XX Presentations Now Available!
April 28, 2017
Did you miss or would you like to revisit the topics presented at Better Health's Learning Collaborative Summmit? Review presentations such as: To browse a complete selection of available presentations click here.

Better Health Sustains Its Reduction in Disparities among Diabetic Patients
April 17, 2017
At the 2016 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting in Boston, faculty at the MetroHealth-Case Western Reserve University Center for Health Care Research and Policy received the Best Abstract Award for Dissemination, Implementation and Impact for documenting rapid improvement and virtual elimination of disparities in diabetes care between 2008 and 2014. The positive deviance methods employed by members of Better Health Partnership was associated with significant reduction in disparities gaps by patient race/ethnicity as well household income and educational attainment.

Details and an update of Better Health’s data through mid-2016 are available here.
 
EVENTS
SEPT 15, 2017
Better Health's Fall Learning Collaborative
The Role of Primary
Care in Emerging
Health Care Crises
More info to come