Health Care Publications

Case Studies Grand Valley Health Plan: A case study series on disruptive innovations within integrated health systems By Vineeta Vijayaraghavan and Mina Katsis Over the past several years, Grand Valley Health Plan of Grand Rapids, Michigan, has risen to enviable heights – ranking consistently among the nation’s ten best commercial plans and HMOs by U.S. […]

Providing ACCESS to Alabama

Executive Summary Nearly 32 percent of Alabama public school students were enrolled in rural schools in 2003, often in the state’s most impoverished regions. These small, rural schools faced the challenge of providing enough highly qualified teachers to offer a comprehensive curriculum. In 2003 Alabama administered only 99 Advanced Placement (AP) exams per 1,000 juniors […]