MACPHEE Pants 065599 White 32 This pre-publication commentary introduces a special issue of AcademyHealth's open access, peer-reviewed journal commemorating 25 years of the Health Care Systems Research Network's rigorous research to improve health outcomes and health systems’ performance by leveraging electronic health data.
AcademyHealth supports this research network that enables participating states to harness multi-state Medicaid data to address issues of national public health importance and measure the impact of innovative policies and interventions.
MACPHEE Skirts 370664 White 34 AcademyHealth Senior Scholar Ed Hunter describes who is using return-on-investment evidence for public health spending, what’s keeping others from using it more, and four next steps to advance its use going forward.
Implementation researchers, practitioners, and funders considered how to better support equitable implementation and outcomes. They make five recommendations from changing how we talk about implementation science to how we execute it and who we engage along the way.