RWJF News Releases
RWJF News Releases
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation provides research, insight and analysis on key issues affecting health and health care in the United States.
April 27, 2005 | News Release
State-by-state analysis shows extent of problem; 41 percent of uninsured adults unable to see a doctor when needed due to cost. U.S. Senators launch 'Cover the Uninsured Week,' chaired by Presidents Ford and Carter.
April 29, 2008 | News Release
Study released during "Cover the Uninsured Week" shows cost of covering familiestakes bigger piece of household budget.
February 23, 2009 | News Release, Story
Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, M.D., M.B.A., president and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, comments on the Foundation-supported report.
May 6, 2011 | News Release
Nation's largest health foundation unveils multi-pronged approach to supporting states in health reform implementation.
February 5, 2008 | News Release
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and David and Lucile Packard Foundation announce new projects supporting state reforms to cover uninsured children and families.
December 2, 2008 | News Release
More than one in three small business owners (36%) said that rising costs are likely to cause them to cut some portion of health insurance benefits for their employees.
February 3, 2009 | News Release, Story
RWJF President Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, M.D., M.B.A., says the signing (SCHIP) "extends a vital safety net for millions of hard-working parents who aren't offered insurance for their kids through their jobs, or can't afford the coverage that is offered."
May 21, 2009 | News Release
Businesses Could See Their Health Care Costs Double Within 10 Years; Study Uses Simulation Model To Illustrate Future Trends In Health Care Costs And Coverage
March 21, 2012 | News Release, Story
Highlighting obesity-related medical expenses, economists recommend 25-year window for scoring legislative proposals.
December 7, 2011 | News Release
In new, national survey, three in four physicians wish the health care system would pay for costs associated with connecting patients to services that address their social needs.