MHA@GW Blog


State of Emergency: Overcrowding in the ER [Infographic]

Whether you’re suffering from a broken bone or a life-threatening illness, a trip to the emergency room is always a scary prospect. But what happens when an ER is faced …

Student Spotlight: Kelly Baker

Kelly Baker wanted to pursue an MHA, but she wasn’t sure if she could fit graduate school into her busy schedule. Between her job as an account executive at …

Student Spotlight: Dr. Wilbur Boothby

MHA@GW students come from a variety of professional backgrounds. One characteristic they share is a desire to advance their careers in health care leadership. Today, we’re excited to introduce you …

The Future of U.S. Health Care Spending: What Is Possible While Improving Health?

As the U.S. economy continues to recover from the recession, health care spending growth remains at a historically low rate. Recently, the Brookings Institution brought together economic and health …

The Future of U.S. Health Care Spending: Budgets and the Private Sector

The current decline in health care spending growth has led many analysts to wonder whether it is a trend that will persist or a temporary shift related to the recession. …

 
 
 

TEDMED #GreatChallenges: Examining the Case for Patient Activation Measures

As the health care system continues to shift focus from an acute care system to a chronic care system, understanding patient engagement is increasingly important to health care providers. In …