February 7, 2010
In a world with abundant, actionable health data - both from electronic medical records and our everyday observations - we will be empowered to make better decisions and our relationships with doctors may significantly change.
October 1, 2009
If a public opinion survey had included only landline telephone users, it would have underestimated support for health care coverage reforms by 1.7 to 3.3 percent, according to this study analyzing wireless versus landline respondents to the 2007 New Jersey Health Care Opinion Poll.
April 12, 2007
The three competitions will focus on intimate partner violence, disruptive innovations in health and health care, and how computer/video games and related technologies can improve health and health care.
January 26, 2009
This article examines how information technology in hospitals influences both clinical and financial outcomes. There is little research on the effect of information technology on hospitals on a large scale.
January 1, 2007
As the volume, complexity and cost of new medical technology increase, the need for evaluating benefits and risks becomes increasingly important.
January 30, 2005
Tami Merryman, vice president of Patient Care Services at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Shadyside, presents a summary of Shadyside's efforts to implement the Foundation's Transforming Care at Bedside initiative. Her remarks are excerpt ...
April 9, 2014
Online data is a rich source for examining epidemics and patterns across the globe. Using information from Twitter, researchers examined local network structures and its impact on the contagious spread of information globally.
February 1, 2014
This introduction presents a glimpse into a new Anthology chapter that looks at RWJF's Pioneering Portfolio, designed to explore the innovative ideas.
January 24, 2014
Pioneering Ideas Blog
We need to figure out ethical and responsible ways to apply microtargeting to improving people's health, says labor economist Lori Melichar.
December 30, 2013
New Public Health
Today's public health news:
More Than One Million People Now Enrolled for Health Insurance Coverage under the Affordable Care Act
U.S. Flu Cases on the Rise
New Orleans Health Commissioner to become Federal Health IT Administrator