Cohort Payment Policy

Cohort Payment Policy

Over the next three years, a Partner’s Pay-for-Reporting earnings from each of the three categories of work and will be based on a combination of selecting measures, then reporting on and meeting those measures. Additionally, Partners will be earning funds based on completing specific activities required by BHT and the HCA.

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EHF Leadership Transition

Empire Health Foundation’s (EHF) Board of Directors has announced the resignation of its President, Antony Chiang. Antony has accepted the role of Chief Executive Officer for Dogwood Health Trust of Asheville, North Carolina, a health conversion foundation. Antony will remain with EHF through mid-September when Jeffrey Bell, current Chair of the EHF Board, will be appointed Interim President while the EHF Board has conducts a search for Antony’s successor. Read the announcement here and view the press release here.

The BHT Executive and Governance committees will be working with EHF leadership over the next couple of months to ensure there is a smooth transition.

Alison and the rest of the BHT team wish Antony the best of luck in his exciting new adventure!

Recap: Better Health Together Sponsored Talk on Gentrification

Recap: Better Health Together Sponsored Talk on Gentrification

Better Health Together was incredibly excited to sponsor P.E. Moskowitz, author of How to Kill a City: Gentrification, Inequality, and the Fight for the Neighborhood. Gentrification has been a hot topic nationwide, and locally as Spokane is struggling with low housing vacancy, a growing and diversifying population, and changing neighborhoods.

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Better Health Together Awarded $50,000 Grant for Trauma Informed Approach

Better Health Together Awarded $50,000 Grant for Trauma Informed Approach

BHT recently was named the recipient of a $50,000 grant for implementing a Trauma Informed Approach into our Learning Cohort Training series. Currently, the main focus of our work is implementing whole-person care for the Medicaid population and is applicable to all demographics – cultural, ethnic, racial, age, income, disability, and more.

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