Creating a Culture of Health
October 12, 2010 | Video, Story
Clare County, Michigan, ranked last in its state in this nationwide assessment. Here's how local officials developed the tools and information to help improve the health of county citizens.
November 3, 2010 | Video
Why are children of color at higher risk?
May 9, 2011 | Video, Story
Health Leads relies on volunteer college students to "fill" prescriptions by connecting patients with vital resources.
April 18, 2011 | Video, Story
Diversity in the health care workforce is a guiding principle of all Foundation programs.
May 5, 2010 | Video, Story
Helping immigrant and refugee students succeed. The children of immigrant and refugee families face the same mental health issues as children born in America.
June 15, 2010 | Audio, Journal Article
Researchers evaluate health metrics.
June 5, 2008 | Toolkit, Video
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.
January 10, 2012 | Video, Story
Since 2005, Finding Answers has awarded and managed research grants totaling $8 million to health care organizations implementing interventions aimed at reducing disparities.
August 10, 2009 | Audio
The RWJF Commission to Build a Healthier America hosts a webinar on improving access to healthy foods and the challenges for some to choose and maintain healthy eating habits.
May 6, 2009 | News Release, Video
States ranked by size of gap in adult health; people who have the least education have the worst health in every state and the District of Columbia.