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.
February 28, 2015 | Program Results Report
Catalyst for Payment Reform (CPR) led its members, 34 large health care purchasers, in an effort to improve the value of health care by creating financial incentives for higher-quality care and more contained health care costs.
January 10, 2014 | Program Results Report
A commission convened by the Society of General Internal Medicine formulated recommendations for reining in health spending - principally physician reimbursement - and improving patient outcomes.
September 17, 2012 | Program Results Report
The Health Care Incentives Improvement Institute furthered the development and pilot testing of its Prometheus bundled payment model. Researchers at RAND and the Harvard School of Public Health evaluated the initiative at three pilot sites.
Health Insurance Reform Project Identifies New Ideas to Improve Federal Health Policy - Voluntary Chronic Care Improvement Programs and Tax Credits
January 17, 2011 | Program Results Report
The Health Insurance Reform Project worked to develop and advance new ideas to improve federal health policy, focusing primarily on improving quality in Medicare and expanding health insurance coverage nationally.
August 25, 2003 | Program Results Report
Researchers at the Health Research and Education Trust, in collaboration with the Wharton School, studied joint hospital and physician group efforts to create integrated service arrangements and facilitated managed care contracting.
As Part of RWJF's Communities in Charge Program, California HMO Establishes New Health Insurance Programs for Low-Income Residents
April 6, 2007 | Program Results Report
The Alameda Alliance for Health, a not-for-profit health maintenance organization serving the people of Alameda County, established two new health insurance programs.
November 19, 2013 | Program Results Report
The solicitation was a broad call for ideas from the field to rein in spending without jeopardizing patient care. RWJF selected 12 of the most novel ideas and those most likely to engender far-reaching change.
July 11, 2012 | Program Results Report
Health Care for All, a Boston-based consumer advocacy organization, worked to give consumers a voice in implementing state health reform legislation that expanded insurance coverage in Massachusetts, and in reforming its payment systems.
Study Determines Additional Medicare Reimbursement Does Not Improve Nursing Resources or Patient Outcomes
May 6, 2008 | Program Results Report
Researchers at the University Of Illinois at Chicago Institute of Government and Public Affairs explored the effects of changes in Medicare reimbursement on hospital use of nursing resources and patient outcomes.
November 1, 1996 | Program Results Report
During 1995 and 1996, researchers at the Barents Group conducted an external evaluation of the Changes in Health Care Financing and Organization (HCFO) initiative as part of an overall Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) review of HCFO.