MHA@GW Blog


Improving the Hospital Nutrition Landscape

What did you eat the last time you visited a hospital? Most of us — especially when we’re under stress — are more likely to pick up a bag of …

The Shifting State of Accountable Care Organizations

As health care in the U.S. changes, providers are coming up with new, innovative ways to deliver high-quality care at lower costs to consumers and the system as a …

TEDMED #GreatChallenges: Health Care Quality: What’s Cost Got to Do with It?

There are a multitude of health care decision-making resources available, but they can be confusing — especially in regard to quality and cost information. It’s no wonder then, that very …

The Vitality Institute Health Promotion Forum: Empowering Change Through Policy – Part I of II

Is the Affordable Care Act (ACA) successfully promoting health? This question was at the heart of “Empowering Change Through Policy,” a recent health promotion forum co-hosted by the Vitality Institute …

Meet MHA@GW Program Director Leonard Friedman: Part III of III

The third installment of our interview with MHA@GW Program Director Leonard Friedman discusses health information technology and the importance of lifelong education in the health care field. Just joining us? …

Health Information, Big Data and Quality of Care: A Conversation with ONC Leader Judy Murphy

Who is in charge of the vast amount of electronic data being collected in the U.S. health care system? What is being done to keep health information safe in the …