Community Catalyst Names Emily J. Stewart as Executive Director

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 15, 2019 Contact: Kathy Melley, (617) 791-0708 Lucy Dagneau, (860) 966-2845 Stewart serves as...

Center for Consumer Engagement in Health Innovation Grants $1.4 Million to State Advocacy Organizations to Address Social Determinants of Health

The Center launches Consumer Voices for Engagement 2.0 (CVI 2.0), funding seven state-based organizations for two years to engage and organize consumers with complex needs to advocate for policies and programs that address social determinants of health.

Rob Restuccia, Key Architect of the Health Reform Movement, Dies at Age 69

Community Catalyst today announced that Robert Restuccia, its founding executive director and a trailblazing leader in the consumer-led health advocacy movement, has died at age 69.

Center for Consumer Engagement in Health Innovation and Health Care For All Partner to Help Massachusetts Integrate Oral Health for Medicaid Enrollees

The Center for Consumer Engagement in Health Innovation and Health Care For All have been selected to participate in the MassHealth Technical Assistance program to help Massachusetts ACOs and community partners integrate oral health with medical care.

Elena Hung Wins First Speak Up For Better Health Award From The Center For Consumer Engagement In Health Innovation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 14, 2018 CONTACT: Jack Cardinal, (781) 960-5208   (BOSTON, MA) - Faced with a...

New “Leadership In Action” Program Will Pair Respected Health Care Experts with State-Based Consumer Advocates to Improve Care for the Most Vulnerable

Yearlong initiative from the Center for Consumer Engagement in Health Innovation will focus on health system transformation  (Boston,...

New Report Projects Proposed Medicaid Cuts Could Have Devastating Impact On Jobs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, June 15, 2017 Contact: Jack Cardinal Phone: (781) 960-5208  $834 billion in proposed cuts...

SNP Alliance and CCEHI Jointly Release Report: Special Needs Plans: Focusing on Social Determinants of Health among Duals

MAY 25, 2017; WASHINGTON, DC ― Today the SNP Alliance and Center for Consumer Engagement in Health Innovation...

AUDIO RECORDING OF: Health Experts Host Teleconference on How the American Health Care Act Would Impact Older Adults

Media Briefing Recording Details Impacts of Republican ACA Repeal Proposals in Layman’s Terms

Center for Consumer Engagement in Health Innovation Announces New Subgrant Program to Boost Consumer Influence In Health System Innovation

Grants will increase consumer engagement to protect and improve innovative health care programs, particularly for low-income people.

Major Health System Leaders Stress the Importance of Coverage to Protect Patients, Innovation at D.C. Event

The leaders of several prominent health systems gathered March 6 in the nation’s capital for “Too Much to Lose: Protecting Patients, Protecting Progress in Health Care,” a panel discussion on innovation made possible by the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Media Advisory: Leaders of Major Health Systems Discuss Importance of Health Coverage in Driving Innovation, Improving Quality of Care

***MEDIA ADVISORY*** Health system leaders from around the country will discuss how expanded coverage through the Affordable Care...

Price Has Many Questions to Answer Before his Nomination Advances

Statement of Robert Restuccia, executive director of Community Catalyst, on the Senate Finance Committee hearing tomorrow on the nomination of Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) to serve as U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services.

UMASS Boston and Center for Consumer Engagement Forge Partnership to Further Innovation in Person-Centered Care

Appoint Marc A. Cohen, Ph.D. to Lead Research Efforts

Statement from Dr. Ann Hwang, Physician and Director of the Center for Consumer Engagement in Health Innovation on CMS’s final MACRA rule

(BOSTON) – “While we applaud CMS for continuing to be proactive in redesigning our health care system to increase both value and quality, the perspective missing in the final rule is the most important one: that of the consumer.

Founder of Commonwealth Care Alliance Joins Community Catalyst’s Center for Consumer Engagement in Health Innovation

Bob Master, MD, founder and former president and chief executive officer of the Commonwealth Care Alliance, has joined...

Community Catalyst Appoints Ann Hwang, MD, as Director of the Center for Consumer Engagement in Health Innovation

Dr. Hwang brings clinical, policy and research expertise to new Center focused on bringing the consumer experience to health system change

Community Catalyst and ACAP Release Report on Survey Findings of Plans Participating in the Dual Eligible Demonstrations

A report by Community Catalyst and the Association for Community Affiliated Plans (ACAP) recommends 15 policy and operational changes to improve the financial alignment demonstration for Medicare-Medicaid beneficiaries.

The Atlantic Philanthropies Awards Community Catalyst $14.8 Million to Strengthen the Voice of Consumers in Health System Transformation

Legacy grant will support new Center for Consumer and Community Engagement