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.
August 16, 2014 | Program Results Report
ASTHO led a national demonstration initiative with five state public health agencies to promote quality improvement (QI) and to link QI to the departments’ efforts to achieve accreditation from the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB).
February 20, 2014 | Program Results Report
Center for Studying Health System Change researchers tracked and analyzed changes in the nation's health care system, and described how they affected patients, providers, and others in their communities.
October 14, 2013 | Program Results Report
Seeking to combat adolescent obesity, staff and student volunteers from the Baltimore Algebra Project campaigned for healthy and affordable foods in the city's high schools and won!
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.
June 12, 2012 | Program Results Report
Researchers at the Urban Institute studied whether patients use high-volume hospitals for procedures and services where volume is associated with outcomes, and whether there are disparities between minorities and Whites in using such hospitals.
April 18, 2011 | Program Results Report
Ten hospitals throughout the country joined a collaborative learning network, developed strategies to improve the quality and accessibility of their language services, and tested them using five standardized performance improvement measures.
March 15, 2011 | Program Results Report
The Yavapai-Apache Youth Council built a walking trail near tribal headquarters in Camp Verde, Ariz.
March 18, 2010 | Program Results Report
The Diabetes Initiative extended its work to preventing or reducing childhood obesity, within four of its 14 diabetes-focused projects. The pilot projects targeted children ages 3 to 12 at greatest risk for obesity, particularly children in low-income communities.
December 15, 2005 | Program Results Report
Researchers at the University of Arizona evaluated the safety and efficacy of two doses of bupropion (a medication-based smoking cessation treatment, also called Zyban) for use by adolescents.
April 5, 2007 | Program Results Report
The National Crime Prevention Council assisted teams from six states as they developed and implemented plans to make prevention the standard approach to reducing crime and substance abuse within their communities.