February 2015

Parchman_Lamont140909010541_1col.jpgHow can we streamline board certification for family physicians? 

A study by Dr. Michael Parchman and the American Board of Family Medicine could help doctors have more time for patient care.

big-data-tablet_1col.jpgLooking for ROI: Can big data deliver on its promise to boost value?

Health execs want more actionable data to improve quality and reduce cost. Dr. Eric Larson reflects on a survey GHRI recently led for the IOM.

caring-elderly-hands_1col.jpgHigher dementia risk linked to more use of common drugs

Link to cumulative use of anticholinergic drugs persists in University of Washington-Group Health study in JAMA Internal Medicine.

Dr_Grossman_Lamont14090903203_1col.jpgGroup Health congratulates Dr. David Grossman on Task Force role

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force appoints him vice chair.


parents-flu-sick-child_1col.jpgA hard year for influenza vaccines

Dr. Mike Jackson considers early estimates of the 2014-2015 flu vaccine’s effectiveness, based on data from Group Health and four other sites nationwide. 

ghri_blog_1col_2.jpgRead our new Healthy Findings blog

GHRI invites researchers, collaborators, study participants, and patients to share news and views on Group Health research for leading healthier lives.






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Please send comments or suggestions to GHRI Communications Director Joan DeClaire at declaire.j@ghc.org