RWJF is passionate about the responsibility it has to share information and foster understanding of the impact of past grantmaking—what works, what doesn’t and why.
Preparing to Import a Successful Model for an Interactive Disease Registry System to the United States
February 28, 2015 | Program Results Report
Research staff with the Karolinska Institutet (Stockholm, Sweden) and the Dartmouth Institute (Lebanon, N.H.) assessed the feasibility of adapting the Swedish Rheumatology Quality Register (SRQ) for use in the United States.
January 12, 2015 | Program Results Report
A Boston-based research team conducted a national survey of physicians on their use of electronic health records (EHRs). The purpose was to evaluate the extent to which adoption of this new technology translates into improved patient management.
October 7, 2013 | Program Results Report
From 2011 to 2013, the Center for Digital Information sought to help policy research organizations better communicate research findings by using advanced digital media.
February 10, 2009 | Program Results Report
InformationLinks stimulated the participation of public health agencies in emerging health information exchanges, which were developed primarily to serve the needs of providers of individual medical care services.
May 24, 2011 | Program Results Report
The National Association of Health Data Organizations (NAHDO) worked to improve state reporting on the quality of hospital-based and other health care and coordinated state and national efforts to standardize reports on the quality of health care.
April 20, 2009 | Program Results Report
Mathematica Policy Research conducted three focus groups with African Americans and Latinos to gauge their knowledge of and thoughts about personal health records.
July 29, 2009 | Program Results Report
Telephone surveys show how acute-care hospitals collect data on race, ethnicity and language and whether and how they use that data to improve quality of patient care.
August 27, 2009 | Program Results Report
The Health Research and Educational Trust worked with New Jersey hospitals to improve the procedures hospital staff uses to collect data about patients' race and ethnicity.
October 1, 2009 | Program Results Report
One Economy Corporation designed, launched and marketed a Web site, DC Healthcare for You, designed to help low-income residents navigate the Washington health care system and gain access to information on health.
October 31, 2008 | Program Results Report
Health care quality has received considerable expert attention in the past decade, but there is little evidence that consumers are seeking out information about the quality of care that providers offer.