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.
Does the Lack of Health Insurance Within a Community Impact the Health Outcomes of Residents With Insurance?
July 16, 2014 | Program Results Report
The higher the rate of community uninsurance, the less likely that people with insurance are to have their high blood pressure treated and controlled, according to an RWJF-funded research study.
January 10, 2014 | Program Results Report
The Center for Children and Families helped consumer groups provide input into the development of the information technology (IT) systems necessary to implement the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
May 29, 2013 | Program Results Report
The National Health Law Program provided legal analysis to national and state policy-makers and advocates as the Affordable Care Act is implemented through regulation and policy. The emphasis was on protecting vulnerable populations.
May 6, 2013 | Program Results Report
The Covering Kids & Families program was designed to find, enroll and retain eligible children and adults in federal and state health care coverage programs. Statewide and local coalitions in all 50 states and the District of Columbia participated.
How Well Did Maryland Identify and Enroll Uninsured Children Who Are Potentially Eligible for Medicaid or CHIP?
March 25, 2013 | Program Results Report
Researchers at the Hilltop Institute evaluated the implementation of Maryland’s tax-based outreach initiative, the Kids First Act, and how well the state achieved its goal of identifying and enrolling uninsured children eligible for Medicaid or CHIP.
July 30, 2012 | Program Results Report
Researchers at the University of Southern Maine analyzed the impact of new health plans in Maine and Massachusetts that were designed to cover uninsured residents, as part of State Health Access Reform Evaluation, an RWJF national program.
When a Community Has a Higher Rate of Uninsured Residents, Does that Affect Care for Those with Insurance?
September 19, 2011 | Program Results Report
In 2009 and 2010, researchers at UCLA and RAND measured the impact of high local rates of uninsurance on access to care and the quality of care among adults with health insurance.
February 9, 2011 | Program Results Report
Researchers from the University of Minnesota State Health Access Data Assistance Center investigated why state and national household surveys often produce much lower estimates of Medicaid enrollment than Medicaid enrollment data collected by states.
January 31, 2011 | Program Results Report
The National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP), Washington, worked with states to identify opportunities to extend health coverage to more people as a result of changes in the federal Medicaid program.
October 18, 2010 | Program Results Report
The Urban Institute researched policy options and produced a policy paper to help states implement "automated enrollment," a strategy designed to ensure that eligible children enroll in publicly supported health insurance programs.