November 22, 2013
Human Capital Blog
SreyRam Kuy, MD, MHS, is an alumna of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Clinical Scholars program, and a vascular surgery fellow at the Medical College of Wisconsin, on the imperative to improve gallbladder disease treatment for men.
March 25, 2013
Program Results Report
Developing and promoting a rapid-learning health system, in which health information in large databases is analyzed to improve health care - the work of Lynn Etheredge and the Health Insurance Reform Project at George Washington University.
January 11, 2012
Lynn Etheredge's Ideas Facilitate Policy to Improve Quality and Reduce Costs.
June 28, 2010
Pioneering Ideas Blog
The Journal of Clinical Oncology (JCO) published a paper proposing a ‘rapid learning’ (RL) system for the nation to accelerate delivery of optimal cancer care and research.
January 1, 2009
This paper proposes a national initiative for Medicare patients with cancer. New legislative authority will be needed for comparative effectiveness research, quality measurement and payment reforms in Medicare.
January 18, 2007
As more patient data is housed in electronic health records, and the power of the Internet and computing systems continue to grow, experts believe the U.S. can create a national system of real-time reporting.
October 10, 2013
The Biologics Price Competition and Innovation Act (BPCIA) is designed to encourage competition in the market for biologic drugs.
May 15, 2013
The What's Next Health series features leading thinkers and visionaries. Executive director of FutureMed, Daniel Kraft, MD, discusses approaches to "escape velocity" in health care.
January 30, 2013
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Pioneer Portfolio invests in innovation at many different stages. Learn about the projects we fund.