Engagement, research, and analysis.
WHR is a non-profit organization founded on the principle that health should be engaging and accessible to the individual. We analyze health data and disseminate knowledge to help the public make informed decisions about their health. We specialize in the areas of big data analysis, data collection, game design and development, and behavioral health economics. Our goal is to improve the health of communities across the United States.
Updated News -
Dec. 2014 - Our new game development is underway. Hope to have a beta version by late 2015.
Oct. 2014 - WHR is officially a 501(c)(3)!
Feb. 2014 - Accepted abstract to SGIM - "Evaluating Inpatient Hospital Charge Variability Using Local Health and Market Factors", James Park MD,MPH,MSHP, Edward Kim PhD, Rachel Werner MD,PhD.
Oct. 2013 - 1st place winner of RWJF Games to Generate Data Challenge and $100,000!
Oct. 2013 - 2nd place winner of RWJF Hospital Price Transparency Challenge and $3,500!