America’s Essential Hospitals

America’s Essential Hospitals is the leading association and champion for hospitals and health systems dedicated to high-quality care for all, including the most vulnerable. Since 1981, America’s Essential Hospitals has initiated, advanced, and preserved programs and policies that help these hospitals ensure access to care. It supports members with advocacy, policy development, research, and education. Our more than 250 members are vital to their communities, providing primary through trauma care, disaster response, health professionals training, research, public health programs, and other services. They innovate and adapt to lead the broader health care community toward more effective and efficient care.

National Association of Community Health Centers

The National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) is a leading association and support system for Community Health Centers nationwide. Supporting the network of Community Health Centers who serve over 23 million patients, NACHC acts as a unified voice and resource for research, information, training, and advocacy.

The Department of Health Policy and Management at Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University

The mission of the Department of Health Policy and Management—a practice-oriented academic community in Washington, DC—is to improve health and health systems locally, nationally, and globally through: excellence in education, innovative scholarship and applied research that is translated into practice and policy, and the promotion of transformational leadership that advances health policy and health services management.