Humana Value-Based Care Award

 

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Signup Deadline: 12-01-2017

Description:

Attention: Applying for this award requires you to 1) submit an award nomination form (select "apply today" from above) and 2) submit an abstract via the abstract submission site.

Purpose

The Humana Value-Based Care Research Awards are presented to individuals whose original research reflects new and relevant insights in value-based care in the geriatric population.

Eligibility

The Humana Value-Based Care Research award is given to the author of the highest scoring AGS Annual Meeting abstract addressing the “quadruple-aim” of healthcare. The quadruple-aim consists of:

  • enhancing the patient experience of care (including quality and satisfaction);
  • improving the health of populations;
  • reducing the per capita cost of health care;
  • improving the care of and experience of the healthcare team.

Application Process

Applicants must complete an awards application (click "apply now", above) and submit an abstract of research or research-in-progress electronically via the abstract submission site

Award

$2,000. These funds are intended, in part, to cover awardees' travel expenses to attend the AGS Annual Scientific Meeting.

Contact:

Dennise McAlpin
American Geriatrics Society