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HCIF Highlights May 2020

May 21, 2020 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 Profile: Welcome Wendy Nickel!

May 20, 2020 Wendy Nickel, MPH, has been named HCIF’s new president. Wendy most recently served as Vice President of Prevention for the Colorectal Cancer Alliance, and brings over 20 years of experience as a health care professional to the role. Below, she shares her...

HCIF Names Wendy Nickel New President

PHILADELPHIA (May 11, 2020) - The Health Care Improvement Foundation, a nonprofit focused on improving quality and access of patient care through large-scale collaboration, has named Wendy Nickel as their new president. Nickel, a health care professional with more...

HCIF Highlights April 2020

April 28, 2020 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...

Health Communication Checklist

Creating easy-to-understand written materials is critical for reaching your audience. The Pennsylvania Health Literacy Coalition created this health communication checklist as a quick reference to improve the health literacy of your materials. For a more comprehensive...

HCIF Highlights March 2020

March 20, 2020 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...

HCIF Highlights February 2020

February 25, 2020 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...

UPDATE: PPC Leadership Summit Has Been Postponed

March 10, 2020 Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and impending restrictions on travel and large professional gatherings, HCIF has decided to postpone the PPC Leadership Summit. We hope to reschedule the Summit to a later date; more information to follow. For...

Join Us for HCIF’s Annual PPC Leadership Summit on March 24, 2020

February 24, 2020 Please join us for the Health Care Improvement Foundation's annual Partnership for Patient Care (PPC) Leadership Summit. This half-day event brings together healthcare leaders to address leading healthcare challenges and to hear about the innovative...

Partner Profile: A Conversation with Dr. Benjamin Abella

February 20, 2020 The Health Care Improvement Foundation’s (HCIF) Partner Profiles highlight the efforts of valued and innovative health leaders. Our partners’ work supports HCIF’s vision for a responsive, coordinated health care community that fulfills the needs of...