• 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.

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  • Grantee Perspective: How Physician Leaders Are Tackling Today’s Health Care Challenges

    The Physicians Foundation awarded a grant to Western Health Care Leadership Academy to support the work it does in bringing together leaders to examine trends in the ever-evolving health care environment, as well as solutions to the challenges facing the industry today. To read the full interview, click the blue arrow.

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  • Grantee Perspective: A Look At How the FutureDocs Forecasting Tool Benefits Physicians

    The Physicians Foundation awarded a grant to UNC to support its work with FutureDocs, a nonpartisan, taxpaying institution that helps address the physician shortage crisis by working to identify, encourage and mentor students who wish to devote their lives to the service of humanity as physicians, medical scientists, technologists, engineers and mathematicians. To read the full interview, click the blue arrow.

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  • 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.

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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.