Eric A. Coleman, MD, MPH, is Professor of Medicine and Head of the Division of Health Care Policy and Research at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. Dr. Coleman serves as the Executive Director of the Practice Change Leaders–a national program to develop, support and expand the influence of organizational leaders who are committed to achieving transformative improvements in care for older adults. Please visit .

Recent Posts by Eric Coleman

Leadership for the Post-Health Reform Era: Two Foundations Fund Practice Change Leaders Program

Editor’s note: The author was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2012 by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. Our nation’s health care delivery system frequently does not meet the unique needs of older adults. Wide gaps remain between evidence-based approaches, nationally recognized best...

Improving Care Transitions: A Key Component of Health Reform

The Community-Based Care Transitions Program, a provision of the newly enacted Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Section 3026 of HR 3590), provides $500 million to collaborative partnerships between hospitals and community-based organizations designed to meet the goal of implementing...

April 29, 2010Following the ACA, GrantWatch, Hospitals