RWJF News Releases
$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.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Awards $2.1 Million in Grants to Improve Care, Reduce Costs for Most Expensive Patients
October 11, 2012 | News Release
RWJF awards $2.1 million in grants to solve the problem of "super-utilizers."
Survey: Physicians are Aware that Many Medical Tests and Procedures are Unnecessary, See Themselves as Solution
May 1, 2014 | News Release
Survey looks at physician attitudes on overuse of medical services in the US, and shows that more than half of physicians think they are in the best position to address the problem and are responsible for making sure patients avoid unnecessary care.
HHS Enlists Archimedes Inc. To Expand Government's Use Of Health Care Modeling For Forecasting Quality And Cost Outcomes
May 4, 2012 | News Release
HHS Agencies Can Now Use ARCHeS Tool To Conduct Large Scale Analyses To Evaluate Health Spending, Treatment, and Effectiveness.
New Web Application Allows Health Care Decision-Makers to Explore Projected Effects of Various Treatments and Interventions
October 25, 2010 | News Release
The Archimedes Outcomes Analyzer provides unprecedented access to Archimedes simulation datasets through an application supported by the Pioneer Portfolio of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
October 29, 2007 | News Release
Via the Internet, ARCHeS will dramatically expand access to Archimedes, a powerful medical outcomes predictive model.