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Driving Health System Transformation: Insights and Inspiration

December 5, 2011 - David Blumenthal delivers the John M. Eisenberg, M.D., International Lecture, "Driving Health System Transformation: Insights and Inspiration," at The Commonwealth Fund 2011 International Symposium on Health Care Policy. Play »

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2011 National Scorecard Briefing

November 8, 2011 - At this Oct. 18 2011 briefing, The Commonwealth Fund's Karen Davis and Cathy Schoen presented findings from Why Not the Best? Results from the National Scorecard on U.S. Health System Performance, 2011. Commonwealth Fund Commission on a High Performance Health System chair David Blumenthal, M.D., and commission member Maureen Bisognano responded to the research. Play »

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Talking Health: Long-Term Care

October 11, 2011 - This episode of "Talking Health," airing on CUNY-TV in October 2011, features interviews with Larry Minnix of LeadingAge and Lynn Friss Feinberg of the AARP Public Policy Institute. Play »

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AARP Solutions Forum: Raising Expectations: A State Scorecard on Long-Term Services and Supports

September 9, 2011 - On September 8, 2011 AARP held a Solutions Forum highlighting the findings of "Raising Expectations: A State Scorecard on Long-Term Services and Supports." Speakers included: Susan Reinhard, AARP Senior Vice President for Public Policy; Mary Jane Koren, M.D., Vice President, The Commonwealth Fund; and Bruce Chernof, M.D., President and CEO, The SCAN Foundation; as well as state and federal officials and national experts in caregiving and LTSS policy. Play »

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13th International Health Ministers Symposium

May 24, 2011 - See highlights of the health ministers' roundtable discussion from The Commonwealth Fund's 13th International Symposium on Health Care Policy. Play »

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Safety Net Medical Home Initiative: Transforming Primary Care

May 4, 2011 - The Commonwealth Fund is sponsoring a five-year demonstration program to help 65 low-income or safety net clinics in five states transform into patient-centered medical homes. Program administrators and participants discuss their progress in this video. Play »

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Talking Health: Health Care Cost vs. Income

March 16, 2011 - This episode of the Commonwealth Fund-supported CUNY-TV program "Talking Health," "Health Care: Cost vs. Income," focuses on how effectively the health reform law will reduce health care costs for individuals, businesses, and providers. Play »

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The 2011 Child Health Scorecard: Learning from Top-Performing States

February 8, 2011 - The 2011 State Scorecard on Child Health System Performance showed wide variation among states in health insurance coverage, the affordability of care, receipt of preventive care and treatment, and the opportunity for children to lead healthy lives. Scorecard authors Cathy Schoen and Ed Schor discuss how lower-performing states can learn from the best states and meet achievable benchmarks. Play »

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Veterans Affairs Undersecretary of Health Robert Petzel, "Transforming Health Care Systems: A Vision for the Future"

November 24, 2010 - The Honorable Robert A. Petzel, M.D., Under Secretary for Health, Department of Veterans Affairs gave the John M. Eisenberg, M.D., International Lecture, "Transforming Health Care Systems: A Vision for the Future," on November 18, at the 2010 Commmonwealth Fund International Health Policy and Practice Symposium in Washington, D.C. Play »

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U.K. Minister of State for Health Simon Burns: 2010 Commonwealth Fund International Symposium Keynote

November 24, 2010 - The Honorable Simon Burns, MP, Minister of State for Health, England, gave this keynote address, "In Search of Equity and Excellence: Liberating the NHS," on November 17, at the 2010 Commmonwealth Fund International Health Policy and Practice Symposium in Washington, D.C. Play »

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The Commonwealth Fund's 2009 International Symposium on Health Care Policy

February 17, 2010 - Watch the highlights of the ministers' roundtable from The Commonwealth Fund's 2009 International Symposium on Health Care Policy, "Top Priorities for Achieving a High Performance Health Care System." Participants included Carolyn Clancy, M.D., director of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; Andy Burnham MP, Secretary of State for Health, England; Thomas Björn Zeltner, M.D., former Secretary of State for Health, Switzerland; Abraham (Ab) Klink, Minister of Health, Welfare and Sport, The Netherlands; Dr. Jonathan Coleman, Associate Minister of Health, New Zealand; Karin Johansson, State Secretary for Health, Sweden; Lord Ara Darzi, KBE, M.D., Former Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, England. Play »

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Talking Health: What's Ahead in Medicare

January 22, 2010 - This Dec. 7, 2009 webcast, the latest installment in the "Talking Health" series produced by the Association of Health Care Journalists (AHCJ), The Commonwealth Fund, and the City University of New York (CUNY) School of Journalism, featured a panel of experts and journalists who explored what Medicare beneficiaries think of the program, beneficiaries' out-of-pocket costs and coverage choices, and Medicare's long-term prospects. Speakers included: Bruce Vladeck, Ph.D., senior adviser to Nexera, Inc., a consulting subsidiary of the Greater New York Hospital Association, and former administrator of the Health Care Financing Administration; John Rother, executive vice president of policy and strategy for AARP; and Michelle Andrews, a New York–based freelance writer who writes about health care for the New York Times, CBS MoneyWatch.com, and Money. Play »

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HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius: 2009 Commonwealth Fund International Symposium Keynote Address

December 1, 2009 - The Honorable Kathleen G. Sebelius, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, gave this keynote address, "A Vision for the U.S. Health Care System: the Challenges and Opportunities" on November 4, at the 2009 Commmonwealth Fund International Health Policy and Practice Symposium in Washington, D.C.


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The Harkness Fellowship: An Overview with Robin Osborn

November 23, 2009 - In this video overview, Robin Osborn, M.B.A., Commonwealth Fund vice president and director of the International Program in Policy and Practice, discusses what makes the Harkness Fellowship unique and it has enriched the careers and lives of past fellows. Play »

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The Open Mind: Karen Davis on Health Reform, Part 2

October 23, 2009 - Commonwealth Fund president Karen Davis was interviewed recently by Richard D. Heffner for his TV show, "The Open Mind." Watch a video of the interview, which focuses on health reform, on the Fund Web site, or check local listings to watch on public television. Play »

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