May 21, 2008 | News Release
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation commits $6.4 million to test model in four communities.
Discovering How Video Games Can Motivate Healthy Behaviors: More Than $2 Million Awarded to 12 Research Teams
May 29, 2008 | News Release
Physician Adoption of Electronic Health Records Still Extremely Low, But Medicine May be at a Tipping Point
June 18, 2008 | News Release
Large survey of physicians shows practice size and setting continue as major factors influencing EHR adoption rates.
June 26, 2008 | News Release
State teams convene to address nurse education capacity.
July 7, 2008 | News Release
More than 9 in 10 high schools sell foods and beverages in vending machines and a la carte.
July 17, 2008 | News Release, Video
Return on investment of more than 5 to 1; focus on increasing physical activity, improving nutrition, and preventing smoking
August 13, 2008 | News Release
More than eight in 10 receive health information from alternative sources, such as television and radio. This includes most of those who get no information from doctors or other medical professionals.
August 14, 2008 | News Release
Uninsured children are three times more likely not to visit the doctor.
New Report: Adult Obesity Rates Rise in 37 States, Obesity Rates Now Exceed 25 Percent in More Than Half of States
August 19, 2008 | News Release, Video
Rates increased for a second consecutive year in 24 states and for a third consecutive year in 19 states.
September 11, 2008 | News Release
$28 million program addresses nursing shortage,supports next generation of academic nursing leaders.