• Western Healthcare Leadership Academy:
    May 5 – 7, 2017 at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina

    The Physicians Foundation is proud to sponsor the 20th Annual Western Healthcare Leadership Academy May 5 – 7, 2017 at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina. To learn more about the conference, click the blue arrow.

  • Grantee Perspective: A Look at Physician Leadership to Achieve High-Quality, High-Value Healthcare

    The Physicians Foundation awarded a grant to the New Jersey Healthcare Executive Leadership Academy to support collaborative leadership training in an effort to resolve top healthcare issues in New Jersey. Marlene M. Kalayilparampil, MHA, project director for the New Jersey Healthcare Executive Leadership Academy, discusses how this program has partnered with the Physicians Foundation to provide healthcare organization leaders with skills to help achieve high-quality, high-value healthcare. To read the full interview, click the blue arrow.

  • The Foundation's Biennial 2016 Physician Survey

    A survey of more than 17,000 U.S. physicians found that they continue to struggle to maintain morale levels, adapt to changing delivery and payment models, and provide patients with reasonable access to care. The combination of these factors leaves a majority of physicians feeling that they lack time to provide the highest level of care.

  • Video: Poverty and the Myths of Health Care Reform

    Gain insight into the impact of social determinants on healthcare costs based on findings from the new book release, "Poverty and the Myths of Health Care Reform." To hear from colleagues of the late author, Richard (Buz) Cooper, M.D., click the blue arrow.


Our Mission: To empower physicians to lead in the delivery of high-quality, cost-efficient healthcare.

Focus Areas

Healthcare Reform

We provide physicians with critical resources to help them understand the impact of healthcare reform and legislative changes.

Practice Trends

We research and map the key trends and changes impacting how physicians practice to help deliver quality care to patients.

Physician Leadership

We help physicians build leadership skills that drive both healthcare excellence and improvements in future healthcare delivery.

Physician Shortage

We are continuously assessing the supply of physicians to ensure that the current and future needs of all patients are met.

Health IT

We focus on demonstrating the practical use of health information technology for improving healthcare delivery.