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The Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative (PRHI), along with Health Careers Futures (HCF), are the operating arms of the Jewish Healthcare Foundation (JHF). Together we develop and manage programs, research, training and grantmaking to perfect patient care. JHF is also the fiscal agent for state HIV/AIDS funding in Pennsylvania. We are funded by public and private sources, and the JHF endowment.

We act as a neutral voice focused on Perfecting Patient CareSM for patients, workers and healthcare systems.

For the patient, it is care that is kind, competent, customized, comprehensive, safe and efficient; addressing the needs of vulnerable populations, including:

For the healthcare worker, it means that care is:

For organizations and systems, this focus includes:

A more thorough review of JHF, PRHI, and HCF programs is available through our magazine ROOTS, our newsletter Branches, the online Executive Summary, and our Teachable Moments presenting brief online videos of successful improvement projects.