November 22, 2011 | Pioneering Ideas Blog Post
November 1, 2011 | Journal Article
People are highly influenced by what the people in their social network eat.
October 12, 2011 | Program Results Report
The Perelman School of Medicine at The University of Pennsylvania integrated a senior statistician into the research team at the Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, to improve quality, coordination and productivity across multiple studies of childhood obesity.
October 7, 2011 | Pioneering Ideas Blog Post
September 1, 2011 | Survey/Poll
The poll focuses on views and experiences related to retirement among people over age 50, including not only people who have retired, but also "pre-retirees" and those who do not plan to do so.
August 18, 2011 | Program Results Report
A research team at the University of Southern Mississippi with collaborators at other universities, increased and disseminated knowledge and information about state and local public health financing and its impact on population health.
February 24, 2014 | Issue Brief
This brief by the NRHI details the 10-step process for health care purchasers and providers to follow to develop a sound business case to support successful reforms to both health care payment and delivery systems.
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.
August 1, 2011 | Journal Article
This article examines the reliability of using administrative billing codes to identify pediatric urinary tract infection hospitalizations. Urinary tract infections are among the most common causes of hospitalization for children, and there is substantial variation in the treatment of pediatric urinary tract infection hospitalizations.
Mobile Phone Diabetes Project Led To Improved Glycemic Control And Net Savings For Chicago Plan Participants
February 1, 2014 | Journal Article
Low-cost technology, such as mobile phones, are a promising tool to use in engaging patients in behavior change and facilitating self-care between visits.