Center for Value in Healthcare: Translating Research into Policy and Practice

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Learn about the purpose of the Center for Value in Healthcare, a new research entity within the School of Population Health. This forum consists of panel presentations that highlight issues involved in the translation of health services research into health policies and practice.

Speakers on panel include:

Evaluating the Impact of Pennsylvania’s Medicaid Aging Waiver Reform Initiatives

Albert Crawford, PhD, MBA, MSIS

Tobacco Use in Philadelphia: Philadelphia’s Clean Indoor Air Worker Protection

Law and Trends in Inpatient Admissions

Robert Simmons, DrPH, MPH, MCHES, CPH

Albert Crawford, PhD, MBA, MSIS

National Quality Measure Development and Implementation

Valerie Pracilio, MPH

Bettina Berman, RN, BS, CNOR, CPHQ

Physician Profiling in Emilia-Romagna, Italy: A Tool for Quality Improvement

Vittorio Maio, PharmD, MS, MPH

Sponsor Involvement in Quality Improvement: How, Why, and When

Robert Lieberthal, PhD

Using a Novel State-Managed Database to Improve Clinical Care

Joseph Couto, PharmD, MBA

Presentation: 54 minutes.