This report summarizes what is known about the health of people in prison and jail, the health care they receive, and the effects of incarceration on public health and where and how improvements can be made.
October 25, 2014 | Program Results Report
The Alliance for Health Reform provided nonpartisan briefings and publications on health care policy for congressional staff, reporters, and health-related organizations during the rollout of the Affordable Care Act.
August 21, 2014 | Report
A report examines why it is difficult to compare health insurance options—including in-network physicians—and how to improve consumer experience.
March 12, 2014 | Journal Article
Under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), changes in income and family circumstances are likely to produce frequent transitions in eligibility for Medicaid and health insurance Marketplace coverage for low- and middle-income adults.
November 1, 2013 | Culture of Health Post
A Washington Post article about a D.C. pediatric asthma effort recalls our earlier work.
August 27, 2013 | Program Results Report
RWJF's Dental Pipeline Program helped dental schools increase access to dental care for underserved populations through expanded community-based education and recruitment of underrepresented minority and low-income students.
June 19, 2013 | Human Capital Blog Post
Hospitals and organizations around Washington, D.C., are finding ways to help nurses relax and re-energize through the creative arts to overcome burnout and "compassion fatigue."
June 19, 2013 | Chart
A short distance can mean large disparities in health. Across America, babies born just a few miles apart have dramatic differences in life expectancy.
May 3, 2013 | Journal Article
Reducing and eventually eliminating childhood lead exposure through local policy innovations, is the main objective of this study.
January 25, 2013 | Program Results Report
Experience Corps engages older volunteers to tutor - with a focus on reading - and mentor low-income kindergarten through third-grade students. It expanded and became an independent nonprofit organization.
January 9, 2013 | Journal Article