Health Policy

Providing research, insight and analysis on key issues affecting health and health care in the United States.

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Latest Health Affairs/RWJF Health Policy Issue Briefs

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Reenrollment: ACA Marketplaces Faced with Keeping 2014 Enrollees in System.

December 22, 2014 | Issue Brief

HHS estimates that about 95% of people who are enrolled through HealthCare.gov will be eligible for automatic renewal.

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Physicians Compare Website

December 11, 2014 | Issue Brief

A new website mandated by the Affordable Care Act offers consumer information about their physicians. The Physicians Compare website helps to create greater accountability and value in health care.

The 340B Drug Discount Program

November 17, 2014 | Issue Brief

The Office of Pharmacy Affairs (OPA), as a part of HRSA, administers the 340B program and is responsible for oversight of various stakeholders, including covered entities, pharmaceutical companies, and the “prime vendor” federal contractor.

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The Family Glitch

November 10, 2014 | Issue Brief

Some low- to moderate-income families may not be eligible to receive financial assistance to purchase health insurance coverage through the new Marketplaces. Read the analysis by researchers, and the implications for policy.

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Public Opinion Polling

Polling the Nation

Working with the Harvard School of Public Health and National Public Radio, RWJF conducts nationwide polls on important health policy issues.

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Health Reform

Reform By the Numbers

Get timely data on the impact of Health Reform.

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