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.
November 13, 2014 | Commentary
This brief examines design characteristics of 2014 health insurance silver plans and their cost-sharing differences within and between the states.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation President and CEO Risa Lavizzo-Mourey reflects on the mission, goal, and programs that help build a Culture of Health.
Reed Tuckson, MD, is the Executive Vice President and Chief of Medical Affairs at the UnitedHealth Group. We sat down with Tuckson to discuss the potential for better integration of public health and health care.
September 16, 2014 | Commentary
This report from Kathy Hempstead discusses the latest National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) data on utilization of health care services by the commercially insured comparing the second quarter of 2013 to the second quarter of 2014.
September 2, 2014 | Commentary
New blog post from Kathy Hempstead about early trends in health care utilization from the National Association of Insurance Commissioners.
August 22, 2014 | Commentary
New blog post from Kathy Hempstead about the latest Hospital ACA Monitoring Project data.
July 8, 2014 | Commentary
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is tracking the financial impact of the Affordable Care Act on hospitals in order to provide timely data to hospital administration and policymakers.
June 26, 2014 | Commentary
An analysis of early health insurance enrollment data from the National Association of Insurance Commissioners. Despite variations from state numbers, the report show impressive enrollment gains.
In this wide-ranging conversation, RWJF program officers and Dr. Christakis talk about the health effects of social networks, fundamental shifts in the social sciences (and in human nature itself) and more.
April 22, 2014 | Commentary
RWJF comments on proposed standards for local school wellness policy implementation proposed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture under the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010.