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Reform Update: Synergies seen with RWJF, Innovation Center initiatives
Modern Healthcare

An eight-year initiative aimed at improving healthcare quality and lowering costs has entered its final phase, and its director says the project’s lessons could serve as best practices for healthcare providers across the nation. Launched in 2006, Aligning Forces for Quality is a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation-funded effort involving 16 communities, including Albuquerque, N.M.; Detroit; Cleveland; Puget Sound, Wash.; and Kansas City, Mo.