Sarah Payne

Sarah is a project assistant on both the Primary Health Care and Safe Surgery/Safe Systems teams. In this role, she provides administrative and project support to both teams. She also acts as the primary scheduling contact for the PHC and SS/SS teams.  Before joining Ariadne, Sarah interned at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine working on… Continue reading Sarah Payne

Senior Research Manager, Primary Health Care

Ariadne Labs is a joint center for health systems innovation at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Our goal is to drive scalable solutions for better care at critical moments in people’s lives everywhere. Better care means better health outcomes, lower costs, and more actual caring. Critical means… Continue reading Senior Research Manager, Primary Health Care

CASE STUDY: Lessons from Ghana

Study that measured person-centeredness in Ghana’s health system underscores the importance of experiential quality in determining patient satisfaction and outcomes.

CASE STUDY: The PHC China Health Study

In 2014 Ariadne Labs was tasked with analyzing high-performing primary health care systems around the world to develop recommendations for strengthening primary health care delivery in China. The results were distilled into the Eight Tenets of Primary Health Care Improvement, which have been used to inform widespread health care reform in provinces across China.

The New Yorker: Costa Ricans Live Longer Than Us. What’s the Secret?

Dr. Atul Gawande’s latest in The New Yorker features Ariadne Labs’ Primary Health Care research in Costa Rica.

Aug 23 2021
Vital Signs Profiles

The Vital Signs Profiles are a measurement tool that policymakers, donors, advocates and citizens can use to better understand, and ultimately improve, primary health care.


Tools to strengthen primary health care globally

NEWS - Press Release
Ariadne Labs Launches Joint Effort to Develop Equity-Based Telehealth Best Practices

January 29, 2021 – Ariadne Labs and Boston University School of Public Health announced the launch of work to develop equity-based telehealth best practices for Medicaid-enrolled patients with chronic conditions. The work will be supported by generous grants from the Donaghue Foundation and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Ariadne Labs Primary Health Care faculty June-Ho… Continue reading Ariadne Labs Launches Joint Effort to Develop Equity-Based Telehealth Best Practices

Jan 29 2021