“For a lot of these kids, it’s the first time they’ve seen the dentist.”
Tooth decay and disease have been described as a silent epidemic among California’s low-income children. See how El…

Addiction Treatment Starts Here: Primary Care Informational Webinar
CCI hosted an informational webinar for safety net primary care organizations interested in applying to Addiction Treatment Starts…

It’s only when we take the time to understand the readiness for transformation that we can offer the most effective support.

Marin City Health and Wellness Center is taking a drastically different approach to reforming the systems failing black children.

Twice a year, Kaiser Permanente and the Center for Care Innovations bring together the 18 teams involved in the PHASE program for an in-person convening of the 2017-2019 PHASE learning community. The…

At our latest gathering of the Safety Net Innovation Network, we set our sights on the future of health.

After losing two children in a brutal attack, Debbie suffered from PTSD and depression. With few mental health professionals in rural Anza, Calif., she struggled to get the help she needed.
Then a lo…

We launched an initiative to help California health centers treat opioid addiction as part of their primary care services. One of the clinics was Marin City Health and Wellness Center, where today 100…

On November 5, the Sustainable Models of Telehealth in the Safety Net Learning Community gathered to:

explore models of billing, contracting and reimbursement for telehealth
network with p…

In this PHASE Wireside Chat — our webinar series by clinicians for clinicians — Dr. Lisa Gilliam of Kaiser Permanente joined us to give us an update on the current standards of care and medical tr…

Hypertension is a tough disease to manage. Patients can feel fine, even when their blood pressure is sky-high. At a gathering of 18 organizations working to lower hypertension across Northern Californ…

San Joaquin General Hospital uses Kaiser Permanente’s award-winning population health management program to care for people most at risk for heart attacks and strokes. It’s called PHASE, or Preve…

Our Resilient Beginnings teams met November 1 to share lessons learned from their organization-wide trauma-informed care trainings and initial screening pilots.
We were joined by faculty from the Chi…

I’ve always been overweight or obese by the body mass index measure. So much in my life tells me that I should focus on losing weight. Working in the health field, I feel so much shame in being over…

Catalyst 2019 Informational Webinar
CCI hosts an informational webinar for safety net healthcare organizations and community-based organizations interested in applying to Catalyst.
Laura Blumenthal,…

Hitch Health provides a software solution to help providers connect patients to rides to and from their appointments without the need for calls or mobile apps.

Suki is an artificial intelligence-powered, voice-enabled digital assistant and scribe for doctors that takes care of medical documentation.

I recently had the opportunity to visit Southcentral Foundation in Anchorage, Alaska, as part of our Population Health Learning Network. I was initially compelled to go on this site visit because I ha…

Montefiore Medical Center has been recognized for their work becoming a trauma-informed care organization, and joined us to share about their trauma-informed care training and trauma screening impleme…

How might we improve developmental screening for pediatric patients in a busy primary care practice?

This week, we visited to Cambridge Health Alliance in Somerville, Massachusetts. Here’s what I learned.

La Clínica de la Raza is piloting the integration of clinical office assistants into the care team.

Petaluma Health Center is a beautiful place showcasing the technology, open workspaces, and design that I would expect to see at a Silicon Valley startup (minus the scrubs).

A few weeks ago, CCI and our Technology Hub teams attended TechCrunch Disrupt, the startup conference of all startup conferences.