News & Updates

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President’s Update: August 2021

Vaccine Development Tells a Story of Perseverance and Sacrifice Wendy Nickel August 27, 2021 The topic of immunizations seems to open a Pandora’s box of emotions these days. Regardless of which side you stand on in the immunization debate, the development of vaccines...

Staff Profile: A Conversation with Kaynaat Syed

August 26, 2021 Kaynaat Syed recently celebrated her 2nd anniversary with HCIF. She is a Project Manager for many of our hallmark clinical improvement programs, including the Pennsylvania Urologic Regional Collaborative (PURC). Additionally, Kaynaat serves on many of...

HCIF Highlights: July 2021

July 28, 2021 HCIF highlights is our monthly newsletter that provides updates on all of our current programs, including information about past events, upcoming events, progress towards meeting program goals, and program achievements. Learn about the latest news and...

President’s Update: July 2021

Wendy Nickel July 28, 2021 Like many people across the world right now, I am captivated by the Olympic games. What is it about this event that is so compelling, that seems to suck people in, and dominate our collective psyche for two weeks every few years?  For...

HCIF is Seeking a Director of Clinical Improvement

July 28, 2021 The Health Care Improvement Foundation (HCIF) is seeking a Director of Clinical Improvement.  This position is responsible for designing, delivering and evaluating certain HCIF clinical and quality improvement programs under the supervision of the...

Whitehead Internship Reflection

Katie Hughes, Summer Healthcare Quality Data Analyst Intern July 27, 2021 I had the good fortune of joining HCIF through Haverford College’s Whitehead Internship Program. As I was applying to different summer programs, HCIF stuck out to me – its mission aligns closely...

HCIF Highlights June 2021

June 25, 2021 HCIF highlights is our monthly newsletter that provides updates on all of our current programs, including information about past events, upcoming events, progress towards meeting program goals, and program achievements. Learn about the latest news...

President’s Update: June 2021

by Wendy Nickel, MPH June 24, 2021 Over the past few weeks, I have begun to notice a palpable change in perspective within HCIF, among our staff, and in conversations with partners and stakeholders.  It’s a hopeful perspective, and although unspoken, seems to ask...