Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Awards IHI $4.8 Million to Help Communities Become National and Global Models of Health
January 29, 2015 | News Release
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has awarded a $4.8 million grant to the Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI) to help communities develop capability to improve health and to spread effective community-driven approaches.
January 22, 2015 | News Release
The newly established Center for Digital Games Research at UC Santa Barbara will study digital media and games from a multidisciplinary perspective, and investigate their potential to engage and entertain in ways that enrich people’s lives.
January 20, 2015 | News Release
A study reveals the proportion of consumers seeing and using calorie information tripled after menu labeling regulations took effect in the Seattle area.
January 15, 2015 | News Release
RWJF announced that James S. Marks, MD, MPH, has been named Executive Vice President, overseeing all grantmaking, research, and communications activities in support of its vision of building a Culture of Health in America.
$4.2 Million Grant Program to Support Health Care Organization Implementation of Choosing Wisely® Recommendations
January 8, 2015 | News Release
The ABIM Foundation has received a $4.2 million grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation for its Choosing Wisely campaign to reduce unnecessary use of tests and treatments in U.S. health care.
Genetic Alliance Receives Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Grant to Create ‘White Label’ Version of Platform for Engaging Everyone Responsibly
December 22, 2014 | News Release
Genetic Alliance will create and evaluate a tool that enables individuals to share health information with researchers and each other. The tool, supported by RWJF, will allow patients to set the conditions under which their data is shared.
“Outbreaks” Report Finds Gaps in Nation’s Ability to Respond to Ebola and Other Infectious Diseases; 25 States Reach Half or Fewer of Key Indicators
December 18, 2014 | News Release
The Ebola outbreak exposes serious underlying gaps in the nation’s ability to manage severe infectious disease threats. Understand how states perform against key indicators.
Foundation Selects 10 Community Alliances to Pioneer Ways for People to Assess the Quality of Their Care
December 17, 2014 | News Release
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has selected 10 communities to participate in The Doctor Project, which helps consumers better access and understand information about health care quality in their local communities.
December 15, 2014 | News Release
For growing number of nurses, 65 no longer represents the ideal age to retire
December 10, 2014 | News Release
The new Federal Health IT Strategic Plan receives praise from Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s John R. Lumpkin.