September 26, 2012 | New Public Health Post
September 25, 2012 | Report
Students in the United States consume almost 400 billion calories from high-calorie, low-nutrient foods sold at school each year.
September 19, 2012 | Human Capital Blog Post
The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) last week announced that the University of Minnesota Academic Health Center will lead its new Coordinating Center for Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practice. The Center will have a mission to accelerate teamwork and collaboration among nurses, doctors and other health professionals, with a particular focus on medically underserved areas.
September 17, 2014 | News Release
Obesity rates in the military is up 61% in less than 10 years, and one in four young adults do not qualify for military duty due to being overweight. Learn what a legion of admirals and generals did to combat this trend.
September 5, 2012 | Issue Brief
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published a final rule on the Stage 2 Meaningful Use criteria that eligible professionals (EPs), eligible hospitals and critical access hospitals (CAHs) must meet to qualify as meaningful users of electronic health records (EHRs) and receive incentive payments under the Medicare and Medicaid programs.
August 24, 2012 | Human Capital Blog Post
Policy-makers and scientists see the world through different lenses, RWJF Health & Society Scholar Allison Aiello writes.
September 4, 2014 | Report
Annual report from the Trust for America's Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation found that adult obesity increased in six states—and did not decrease in any state. Rates were higher in the South.
September 3, 2014 | News Release
RWJF supports exceptional mid-career health professionals by giving them opportunities to participate in the health policy process at the federal level.
August 8, 2012 | News Release
Eight health professionals will bring their real-world expertise to Capitol Hill.
July 31, 2012 | Human Capital Blog Post