Introducing the Lown Institute Hospitals Index

About

The Lown Institute is a think tank generating bold ideas for a just and caring system for health. more

Issues

Accountability

The system must incentivize healing over profiteering.

Low-Value Care

Patients should get all the care they need, and none that they do not.

Health Equity

Good health should transcend neighborhood, income, and background.

Human Connection

Compassion and humility are central to the practice of healing.

Projects

Lown
Presents!

Join us for a series of conversations for a radically better health system.

Medication
Overload
Epidemic

5 million older adults sought medical attention for ADEs in 2018.

The 2019
Shkreli
Awards

Honoring the worst in health care profiteering and dysfunction.

Leadership

Vikas Saini

President

Shannon Brownlee

Senior Vice President

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