October 1, 2007 | Toolkit
December 15, 2007 | Journal Article
This article reports on the 2007 Economics of Nursing Invitational Conference sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Rutgers Center for State Health Policy.
January 1, 2006 | Journal Article
Nurses are the largest group of health care professionals providing direct patient care in hospitals, and the quality of care for hospital patients is strongly linked to the performance of nursing staff, according to an Institute of Medicine report. ...
January 31, 2005 | Program Results Report
Howard K. Rabinowitz published Caring for the Country: Family Doctors in Small Rural Towns, which profiled 10 program graduates working in rural areas and discussed both the challenges and the career satisfaction they enjoy.
January 1, 2004 | Report
This white paper was published by The Institute for Healthcare Improvement, in partnership with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The paper outlines RWJF's Transforming Care at Bedside initiative, an effort to improve the quality of care in medica ...
January 1, 2001 | Program Results Report
This project examined the impact of the collaborative care model on costs and quality of care at the hospital using a randomized controlled trial over a two-year period.
January 1, 2008 | Toolkit
Hospitals must determine areas of focus.
June 4, 2008 | Toolkit
When establishing measures, it's important to determine the desired outcome from looking at the design target.
April 1, 1997 | Program Results Report
The University of California, Los Angeles, School of Medicine examined how the structure and intensity of utilization management in physician groups with capitated contracts affect primary care physician and patient satisfaction.
June 1, 2000 | Program Results Report
Researchers at Georgetown University School of Medicine conducted three national surveys of young allopathic physicians and a smaller national survey of young osteopathic physicians, over a 10-year period.