Promote Health and Improve Systems of Care

SKS73bn r5OpPulxpTLYtYsqtG3JeNVdupnNnDLbTdIThe Foundation will promote health and improve systems of care by supporting primary care, behavioral/mental health and developmental/intellectual disabilities (DD/ID), with a priority for at-risk and underserved populations. Additional focus will be placed on providing education and assistance as appropriate to community partners regarding changing healthcare delivery and reimbursement infrastructures.

  1. Improve healthcare clinics and outreach efforts to broaden the scope and raise the quality of healthcare for individuals and families in community settings.
  2. Enhance the employment pipeline to place more community health workers, home health aides, nurses and doctors in neighborhood settings.
  3. Strengthen family supports to protect children and assist parents with solving complex problems that can lead to violence, abuse and neglect.
  4. Promote opportunities for independent living to control healthcare costs and ensure that the elderly age in place with comfort, safety and dignity.
  5. Develop and expand existing education and training opportunities for providers to improve healthcare delivery and reimbursement.
  6. Strengthen systems of care by convening diverse stakeholders to shape public policy.