October 1, 2009
What grassroots can do to tackle second-hand smoke and other public health challenges.
October 11, 2011
This short infographic video explains what health insurance exchanges are as a part of health reform.
April 30, 2009
This story highlights three complementary initiatives to expand coverage.
January 1, 2012
What We're Learning about Coordinating Health Care for High-Utilizers.
June 5, 2008
Ten hospitals with racially and ethnically diverse patient populations participated in Expecting Success: Excellence in Cardiac Care, a program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation aimed at improving quality of cardiac care while reducing racial, ethnic and language disparities. All 10 hospitals improved the quality of care being provided to their heart failure and heart attack patients.
June 4, 2008
The current race and ethnicity categories used by the Office of Management and Budget are the recommended standard, yet given the United States' increasingly diverse population, the Expecting Success program used an expanded list of categories.
February 21, 2013
Fall River, Massachusetts is one of the six winners of the inaugural RWJF Roadmaps to Health Prize. The prize honors outstanding community partnerships, which are helping people live healthier lives.
July 1, 2009
Obesity rates increase in 23 states; report urges stronger response through health reform, national strategy.
January 18, 2010
Personal health records (PHRs) pair information with simple yet sophisticated tools that empower patients to manage their health information and take action to improve their health and health care.
February 9, 2011
Finding Answers is a national program of the RWJF that supports research in racial and ethnic inequalities in health care. Program researchers scrutinize specific strategies aimed at improving care to see which are effective.