Category Archive for: ‘Blog’

Conference 2013: Sue Christoforou, the Equality Trust

Transforming Health Care: Putting Health First Sue Christoforou, from the Equality Trust in the UK, delves into the links between income inequality and health and social outcomes.

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Conference 2013: Dr. John Santa, director of the Health Ratings Center at Consumer Reports

Transforming Health Care: Putting Health First Dr. John Santa, director of the Health Ratings Center at Consumer Reports, examines the state of health care reform and describes the role of his program in improving health.

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Conference 2013: Mike Bonetto, Health Policy Advisor to Governor Kitzhaber

Transforming Health Care: Putting Health First Mike Bonetto, Health Policy Advisor to Governor Kitzhaber, discusses Coordinated Care Organizations (CCOs).

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Conference 2013: Opening Remarks

Transforming Health Care: Putting Health First Helen Ying, We Can Do Better Board member and Liz Baxter, executive director, welcome participants and frame the issues for our 2013 conference, held February 7th in Portland, Oregon.

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2013 Legislative Session and WCDB

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We Can Do Better is supporting several bills during this legislative session. The first relates to advancing cultural competency among health and health care professionals (HB 2611). We first endorsed this proposal in 2011, seeing it as a vital component of reaching the Triple Aim, and believing it will lead to a better experience of care for patients and providers. …

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