Our Mission: to address the unmet health care needs of Kentuckians.
OUR AREAS OF FOCUS:
To make public policy more responsive to the health and health care needs of Kentuckians.
Kentucky Health Coalitions Directory
The Foundation's updated Health Coalitions Directory lists more than 200 local groups working on health-related issues.
Howard L. Bost Memorial Health Policy Forum
More than 250 people attended the September conference titled "Communities Connecting for Healthier Kids."
Medicaid Managed Care Study
The Foundation has contracted with Urban Institute, based in Washington, DC, to study Kentucky's transition to Medicaid managed care service delivery. The institute presented its initial report to legislators on November 9, 2012.
To improve the health of Kentucky's children by engaging communities in testing innovative strategies.
This new five year, $3 million Foundation initiative seeks ways to reduce risks of chronic disease for today's school-aged children as they grow into adults.
Seven rural and urban communities have been selected for funding.