Together, we design, implement and evaluate evidence-based studies and uncover best practices to motivate individuals to take action to improve their lives.
With Centene operations in 31 states and over 14.4 million members, our health behavior research informs programs and services that reach our nation’s most vulnerable families and communities.
We are positioned to improve the effectiveness of healthcare delivery, positively influence health outcomes, and decrease healthcare costs.
Centene Center for Health Transformation™ is a community-industry-academic healthcare partnership that advances people centered health solutions to improve lives so that communities can thrive.
The Centene Center is a community-industry-academic healthcare partnership that advances life-centric health research to improve lives so communities can thrive. A leading model of collaboration that applies research findings for real-world impact, the Centene Center is a true testament to the value of designing innovative and evidence-based healthcare interventions that translate to the enhanced delivery of managed care.
Determine the most effective strategies for encouraging Medicaid recipients and their family members to participate in local evidence-based healthcare programs.
Identify psychosocial factors that may contribute to better health outcomes for various medical conditions, such as diabetes.
Assess the predictors of success for making healthier life choices—and identify barriers that may impede healthy choices and sustained health behavior change.
Address how various social and economic factors such as the lack of housing, food and safety impact our health and well-being.
Study the effectiveness of service delivery models on health outcomes and assess the role that underinsurance plays in people’s decisions and healthcare utilization behaviors.