Category: Public Health

State helps fund Christiana Care mental health pilot

The Christiana Care Value Institute will monitor the pilot program for cost-effectiveness as well as positive health outcomes. Read article here:  State helps fund Christiana Care mental health pilot

Maternal Mortality and Advances in Prevention of Postpartum Hemorrhage

Reduction in Maternal Mortality through Advances in Prevention of Postpartum Hemorrhage: A Global Perspective When Thursday, November 15, 2018 from 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM EST Add to Calendar Where Ammon Medical Education Center – Main Auditorium 4755 Ogletown-Stanton Road Newark, DE 19718 Driving Directions Dear Colleague, The Global Health Residency Tracks of Christiana Care […]

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Clinical Lead, Sickle Cell Program

Lung Cancer Symposium – April 16, 2018

2 0 1 8   INAUGURAL DELAWARE LUNG CANCER SYMPOSIUM Christiana Hospital campus John H. Ammon Medical Education Center Main Auditorium The Inaugural Lung Cancer Symposium will bring together health care professionals and interested community members to exchange information about the dangers of lung cancer and share novel approaches targeted to reducing death and morbidity among […]

Value Institute Spring Symposium 2016 – Bridging the Gap: Connecting Data to Decisions

In a transformative era when reimbursement models are rewarding quality improvements in medicine, Christiana Care is well-positioned to bring evaluative science to clinical practice because of the research of the Value Institute. “If we are going to be successful in achieving optimal health for our patients and exceptional patient experience, as well as maintaining organizational […]

Value Institute Spring Symposium 2015 – “Eliminating Health Care Disparities”

Giselle Corbie-Smith, M.D., MSc and Lisa Cooper, M.D., MPH discuss the critical topic of eliminating health care disparities. Dr. Lisa Cooper is the James F. Fries Professor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Nursing, and Bloomberg School of Public Health. She is also Vice President, Healthcare Equity, for Johns Hopkins Medicine. A […]

Value Institute Fall Symposium 2014 – “Innovation and Health System Transformation”

Patrick Conway, MD, MSc, is the CMS Deputy Administrator for Innovation and Quality. CMS is responsible for overseeing quality of care, innovation, and new payment models for the programs that serve the over 140 million Americans that access health care services through Medicare, Medicaid, the Children’s Health Insurance Program, and the Health Insurance Marketplace. He […]

Value Institute Fall Symposium 2013 – “The Future of Hospice and Palliative Care”

David Casarett, MD, MA, serves as the chief of Palliative Care Services for Duke University Health System, and chief of the Section of Palliative Care within Division of General Internal Medicine. Formerly, he was professor of medicine at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, where he was also a faculty member of the […]

Value Institute Fall Symposium 2013 – “Matching Care to Patient and Family Needs”

Dr. Diane E. Meier is Director of the Center to Advance Palliative Care (CAPC), a national organization devoted to increasing the number and quality of palliative care programs in the United States. Under her leadership the number of palliative care programs in U.S. hospitals has more than tripled in the last 10 years. She is […]