Innovation in Health Care Award

The SCAN Foundation invites California health care organizations and other entities working in partnership with a health care organization to submit applications for the second annual Innovation in Health Care Award. 
The theme of the 2018 award is Bringing the Essential Attributes of Quality Care to Life. 
Qualified submissions will demonstrate successful implementation of at least one Essential Attribute of a high-quality delivery system. Watch Next Avenue’s video, based on the Essential Attributes. 
The deadline for submission is June 19, 2018. Learn more below, and attend our annual California Summit on Long-Term Services and Supports where the awardee will be recognized.

2017 Awardee


The University of California, Los Angeles – Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care Program

Read the case study about the winning partnership, and case studies on the other innovative programs.


Honorable Mentions

(in alphabetical order)


Community Memorial Health Systems 
Ventura County Hospital to Home Alliance

Health Plan of San Mateo
Community Care Settings Pilot

Kaiser Permanente South Bay Geriatric Cognitive Assessment Clinic
Dementia Focused Care Model

Lifelong Medical Care & Alta Bates Summit Medical Center
Community Based Care Transitions Program

Molina Healthcare of California
Dementia Cal MediConnect Project

Providence Tarzana
Coordinated Support System for Older Adults 

Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital
Integrated Care

St. Paul’s Pace 
Housing for Homeless Older Adults 

University of California, Los Angeles 
Community Based Care Transitions Program