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Read below for all the most current program announcements, reminders, and newly posted resources. Be sure to bookmark this page and check back regularly so that you don’t miss a thing!

announcements & reminders

iLab Final Deliverable: Case Study TemplateDue 12/15 The template for the final deliverable is now available. Your completed case study and materials are due on December 15, 2018 to Diana.


New resources

Booster Session: Exploring Sustainability Models – Donor-Driven Funding View the recording and download the slides.
Booster Session: Exploring Sustainability Models – Business-Driven Funding View the recording and download the slides.


Case Study Deliverable

Read below for some reminders and sample case studies to help you the case study deliverable, due on December 15, 2018 to the CCI team.

Case Study Template

Quick List of Materials Needed for this Case Study:

  • PROJECT PROFILE containing quick facts and summary level info about the organization and project.

  • PROCESS with short descriptions of how your team worked through the problem.
  • IMPACT METRICS (3-5 key ones) you’ve collected as part of your project.
  • PROJECT TIMELINE with short bullet points summarizing what was done during each month of the program.
  • QUOTES (2) from end users or other stakeholders who participated in the process. Quotes can be about the process of implementing your solution, about the pain points they encounter, or about how they feel about the new solution. If possible, please share a photo of each person that is quoted.
  • VISUALS DESCRIBING YOUR PROJECT (3) photos or files from your project.
  • PHOTOS OF YOUR SOLUTION AT WORK (2)  high resolution, website worthy (not dark) photos depicting the solution at work. Please get consents for use on CCI website from anyone whose face is visible in the photos.
  • LESSONS LEARNED containing 2-3 short bullet-pointed lessons learned from your project.
  • NEXT STEPS containing 5-7 short bullet-pointed next steps for your project beyond the scope of the program timeline.
  • KEY TOOLS (1-3) pdfs of tools, protocols, frameworks, or other resources you created to advance your work (with your logo on them).
  • PROJECT POINT PERSON CONTACT contact information for the person that readers can reach out to if they want to learn more about the project. This will be shared on the CCI website.

Venice Family Clinic piloted a discharge callback system for prenatal patients to solve issues with discharge wait time and confusion.
Community Health Center Network set out to explore how it might better manage patients with chronic low back pain.
Asian Health Services developed patient-centered tools and workflows to better educate and connect patients to behavioral health services.
Integrating Outpatient Pharmacy Services For HIV/AIDS patients, medication adherence is a matter of life or death. UCLA-Olive View Medical Center's Positive Care Clinic is the patient-centered medic...
Alameda Health System's Highland Hospital developed No Good Deed Goes Unnoticed, a way for staff to acknowledge their peers when they appreciate their work.
Many health centers struggle with no-shows and last-minute cancellations, which leave patient appointment slots unfilled. Open Door Community Health Centers piloted a solution for filling these unanticipated vacancies.

Upcoming Events

Save the dates for our upcoming opportunities!

January 18, 2018 Virtual Kickoff Webinar
January 29, 2018 Project Champion Briefing
March 21, 2018 Booster Session: Exploring Sustainability Models
April 4, 2018 Booster Session: Exploring Sustainability Models
April 11, 2018 Sounding Board Series #1: Marin & West County
June 14, 2018 Sounding Board Series #2: CCSR & Santa Cruz
June 28, 2018 CCI iLab Roadshow (at Catalyst Program Showcase)
August 7, 2018 Sounding Board Series #3: CCSR
September 20, 2018 Team Sponsors Call (Optional)
September 26, 2018 Nonprofit Finance Fund Value Proposition Webinar, Part 1
October 10, 2018 Case Study Deliverable Q&A (Optional)
October 30, 2018 Nonprofit Finance Fund Value Proposition Webinar, Part 2
November 29, 2018 End-of-Program Reflection
December 15, 2018 Case Study Deliverable Deadline