RWJF News Releases
RWJF News Releases
September 23, 2014 | News Release
Researchers found that nurse understaffing and practice environments were worse at hospitals with higher concentrations of black patients, contributing to adverse outcomes for very low birth weight infants born in those facilities.
March 17, 2014 | News Release
RWJF announced the launch of an innovative $1.3 million project to help consumers better understand and assess the quality of care their local physicians provide.
March 10, 2014 | News Release
New interactive package from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation reveals how health care providers can engage patients to be more active participants in improving care.
December 4, 2013 | News Release
New grants bring to 30 the number of Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action Coalitions supported through program.
November 20, 2013 | News Release
New program explores reorganization of staff roles in doctors' offices to improve patient outcomes without increasing costs.
September 21, 2013 | News Release
MIT’s Little Devices Lab and RWJF launch nationwide initiative to seek out DIY nurses. MakerNurse will elevate and accelerate the ingenuity of nurses working across the United States.
August 7, 2013 | News Release
New approach to controlling health care costs looks beyond rewards and penalties, emphasizing the need to harness the inherent motivation that doctors and patients have to make good decisions about health care.
June 14, 2013 | News Release
Announcing the national launch of the ECHO Institute focused on spreading the ECHO model across the United States and globally.
April 11, 2013 | News Release
A diverse group of health care stakeholders present their recommendations for controlling costs and improving the quality of our health care system.
April 9, 2013 | News Release
NCQA and RWJF announced a new approach to measuring quality that will provide a more sensitive gauge of risk factors and make it possible to create clinically meaningful incentives for providers to improve disease prevention.