This Viewpoint from the National Academy of Medicine's 2016 Vital Directions initiative discusses strategies to improve community and population health.
This Viewpoint discusses ways to increase the understanding of the influence of social determinants on health outcomes and provides a framework for the screening of patients.
This Viewpoint discusses potential opportunities to advance health care in the US criminal justice system based on recent developments.
This study used data from the 2008-2012 American Community Survey to investigate the association between legalizing same-sex marriage in New York and changes in health insurance coverage.
This Viewpoint describes the role of board certification in collective professional self-regulation, current challenges, and future directions.
This Viewpoint discusses reimagining and repurposing efforts in American health care for the benefit of marginalized communities.
This Viewpoint describes the coordination of health-related activities at the regional level through such initiatives as accountable health communities and hospital community benefit programs.
This 40-year observational study reports that sustained, community-wide programs targeting cardiovascular risk factors and behavior changes to improve a Maine county’s population health were associated with reductions in hospitalization and mortality.
This Viewpoint discusses approaches to overcoming 2 major challenges facing efforts to establish accountable health communities.
This Editorial discusses 3 approaches to reshaping US health care.
This review of reanalyses of randomized clinical trials determines that a third of the reanalyses led to different conclusions from those of the original studies about which patients should be treated.