Realizing the Promise of Spring: Foundations Should Consider Changing How They Do Business

The author, now a consultant to foundations and nonprofits, has held several positions in philanthropy, including executive vice president of a large California health foundation. Spring is the season for the denizens of philanthropic foundations to gather at their traditional watering holes to...

April 16, 2012

Safety-Net Clinics Try Out the Patient-Centered Medical Home Concept: Lessons from Kansas City

The president and CEO of a Midwest health foundation relates what she and colleagues have learned thus far from its initiative. Five years ago, the REACH Healthcare Foundation hosted a day-long forum in Kansas City, Missouri, for local safety-net health care providers on a concept that was then...

April 10, 2012

Ever Thought about Working in Health Philanthropy? More Openings to Check Out.

If you are taking some time off this week for Easter or Passover, you may want to dust off that resumé and apply for one of these positions. I have included a few interesting points about each position, but read the full position description for many more details. These jobs were posted on...

April 5, 2012