Building a Field to Understand Care was the third plenary session of December 2016’s Putting Care at the Center conference, the inaugural conference of the National Center for Complex Health and Social Needs. Medicine has historically focused on improving the efficacy of cures. As our healthcare system increasingly pivots to the needs of individuals with...

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Innovative Funding as a Lever of Change was the¬†second plenary session of December 2016’s Putting Care at the Center conference, the inaugural conference of the National Center for Complex Health and Social Needs. How can better funding models support innovative new care models from conception through implementation, measurement, and scaling? Panelists discuss the ecosystem of...

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The Science of Model Building for Complex Health and Social Needs was the first plenary session of December 2016’s Putting Care at the Center conference, the inaugural conference of the National Center for Complex Health and Social Needs. Historically, innovative care models have been created in response to deficiencies in the system. What can we...

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Opening remarks from December 2016’s Putting Care at the Center conference, the inaugural conference of the National Center for Complex Health and Social Needs. Dr. Jeffrey Brenner, founder of the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers, along with National Center faculty members Lauran Hardin and Shelly Virva, lay out a vision for the new National Center....

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