Every 8 seconds a baby boomer turns 65

We’re helping seniors

successfully age

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Policy & Research

Our policy work and research are focused on three categories of wasteful spending – totaling a third to a half of all U.S. health spending – that could be eliminated without harming patients or reducing the quality of care.

Our Programs

Interoperability

Interoperability – communication of health information among medical devices and across health systems – is a cornerstone to improving healthcare coordination and delivery.

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Connected Care

Redesigning our healthcare system around a more continuous, responsive model will help manage individuals both at-risk for and suffering from chronic diseases.

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Successful Aging

We are enabling seniors to live their lives on their own terms with access to high-quality health and support services that preserve and protect one’s dignity, quality of life and independence.

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West Health Institute

The Gary and Mary West Health Institute is an independent, nonprofit medical research organization that works with healthcare providers and research institutions to create new, more cost-effective ways of delivering high-quality care. We’re wholly funded by philanthropists Gary and Mary West as part of West Health.

West Health Policy Center

The Gary and Mary West Health Policy Center is a nonprofit, non-partisan resource in Washington, D.C. providing education, expertise and policy proposals to transform the healthcare experience. We’re wholly funded by philanthropists Gary and Mary West as part of West Health.