Category: Community Health Capacity

Our View: Better Health by the Numbers

By Nora OBrien-Suric, Ph.D. President  Creating better community health is complex work. But here in Western New York, we’re hoping that focusing on a simple set of numbers—3-4-50—will make a…

Our View: Building Better Communities for Better Health

By Nora OBrien-Suric, Ph.D. President  When we talk about improving health, communities matter. Expanding access to high quality, affordable medical care and health services is certainly important, but where we…

Ready or Not prepares organizations for success in rapidly changing times

The name says it all for this program. Through Ready or Not, our goal is to assist health and human services organizations coping with a shifting economic and regulatory environment….

Our View: The American Health Care Act—Status and Stakes

By Diane Oyler Program Officer The American Health Care Act was passed by the House of Representatives on May 4 and is now being taken up by the U.S. Senate.  …

Our View: Helping organizations survive and thrive through capacity building

By Lisa Fasolo Frishman Senior Program Officer I have spent a great deal of time recently thinking about nonprofit resiliency in the wake of the current political climate at the…

Presentations from March 24 WNY DSRIP update meeting now available

If you weren’t able to attend the latest update from the two Western New York DSRIP Performing Provider Systems at “WNY Performing Provider Systems: Care for the Future” on March 24, 2017,…