December 17, 2014
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has selected 10 communities to participate in The Doctor Project, which helps consumers better access and understand information about health care quality in their local communities.
This series includes insightful profiles written by prominent health policy journalists on how Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Aligning Forces for Quality initiative has improved health care in local communities.
December 2, 2014
Culture of Health
The traditional role of public health agencies as direct service providers is likely to change. Susan Dentzer examines how these agencies will adapt in order to carry out critical and evolving work.
December 2, 2014
A consumer guide on the health insurance re-enrollment process in California, Colorado, Kentucky, Maryland, Rhode Island and Washington. Notably, many consumers could be auto-enrolled in a plan that does not maximize their premium tax credit.
Recognizing the powerful impact education has on long-term health, Spokane is improving health by expanding educational opportunities that empower young people.
September 10, 2014
Program Results Report
A research team led by Stephen M. Shortell and Lawrence P. Casalino tracked the extent to which physician organizations used evidence-based care management processes to treat patients with asthma, congestive heart failure, depression, and diabetes.
August 21, 2014
A report examines why it is difficult to compare health insurance options—including in-network physicians—and how to improve consumer experience.
August 1, 2014
The success of open enrollment medical insurance depended upon reaching the uninsured. Robert Wood Johnson Foundation examined the successes in the first year of open enrollment and offers states recommendations on how best to market their campaigns.
July 28, 2014
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation announced nine states have been awarded grants to develop a more diverse and highly educated nursing workforce.
June 25, 2014
RWJF announced the six communities chosen as winners of this year’s RWJF Culture of Health Prize. The prize honors the efforts and accomplishments of communities that are beacons of hope and progress for healthier people and families.