Shaking the Foundation - Blog

Announcing the Class of 2013 Health Leadership Fellows!

We're pleased to announce the Class of 2013 Connecticut Health Foundation (CT Health) Leadership Fellows ! In September, these 22 health equity leaders will begin a ten-month journey into leadership learning and application. Through monthly, half-day seminars, two weekend retreats, a group leadership … more >

A Mid-Point Review of Our Strategic Plan

Today's post was written by Patricia Baker, president & CEO of the Connecticut Health Foundation. 2012 represents the fifth year, and mid-point, of the Connecticut Health Foundation’s (CT Health) ten-year strategic plan . A mid-point is both a symbol and an opportunity for reflection and review of … more >

August 2, 2012

Is It Time for a Fresh Set of Eyes for Your Audits?

Today's post was written by Carol Pollack, Vice President of Finance & Operations. Here at the Connecticut Health Foundation (CTHealth),we have often struggled with the question of how long we should stay with one firm for our audits. In the past few years, stories in the news media have detailed … more >

Is Radio a Part of Your Advocacy Strategy?

Strategic communication is an essential piece of successful advocacy. But when was the last time you diversified your communications toolkit? The social web affords many new conversation channels that, when combined with more traditional methods, can amplify an advocate’s message. One example is Blog … more >

July 24, 2012

In the News: Ending State's Health Care Disparities Vital

Connecticut Health Foundation (CT Health) president & CEO Patricia Baker is a regular in the media lately. Today, her op-ed, " Ending State's Health Care Disparities Vital " appears in The Hartford Courant. From the op-ed: "Health coverage alone is not sufficient to eliminate these health … more >

July 17, 2012