Others get inadequate. Despite having the priciest health care system in the world, patients are at the mercy of too many mistakes, an excessive amount of miscommunication and too much inequity, said Dr. Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, president and CEO of the foundation. She said the money allows communities to bring together doctors, employers, patients and others to determine which chronic ailments would be targeted. The foundation provides resources and technical knowledge. Doctors shall learn about changes they can make to boost care. Patients shall learn to better manage their conditions, said Lavizzo-Mourey.With major offices in Fort Lauderdale, Salt Lake City, and Phoenix, and large offices in a number of international countries including the UK, Canada, India, Australia, Japan, Singapore, Mexico, and Argentina, the ongoing company has more than 63,500 employees globally. THE ORGANIZATION Health Accomplishment Award recognizes quality occupational and environmental health programs, identifies model programs and outstanding practices with measurable results and encourages organizational self-assessment and continuous improvement. Recipients of the annual award are judged on the effectiveness of their health and safety programs for individual employees, their programs to protect the environment, their management and leadership, and for his or her efforts to create a standard work culture that stresses healthy safety and lifestyles consciousness.