December 1, 2004 | Journal Article
Medically Underserved Areas
January 28, 2003 | Program Results Report
From late 1997 to the end of 2000, the Esperanza Community Housing Corporation provided internships for bilingual residents of a low-income neighborhood in South Central Los Angeles who had been trained as professional community health promoters.
January 1, 2003 | Book
In this chapter, Irene Wielawski, an award-winning journalist, the evaluator of the Foundation's Reach Out program, and a frequent contributor to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Anthology series, examines this ambitious 10-state effort.
May 1, 2003 | Program Results Report
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center Research and Education Institute implemented model systems of emergency medical services for children in rural and remote communities in northern California and developed curricular and training materials to support the systems.
August 1, 2003 | Program Results Report
From 1998 to 2002, staff at University of Missouri's School of Medicine developed and implemented the Missouri Partnership for Enhanced Delivery of Services (MO-PEDS).
Health Care Improvement Process Made Accessible to Safety-Net Providers via Breakthrough Series on Internet
September 1, 2003 | Program Results Report
The Institute for Healthcare Improvement adapted the organization's existing model for health care improvement processes, known as the Breakthrough Series, for use on the Internet.
November 14, 2003 | Program Results Report
Louisiana's Office of Public Health: Adolescent and School Health Division further developed school-based health centers (SHBCs) in the state by establishing new centers, providing technical assistance to existing SHBCs and nurturing support.
December 2, 2003 | Journal Article
Health Care Quality Survey found evidence that African-American patients visiting white physicians report less participation in decision making, lower levels of trust and lower levels of satisfaction with their health care.
March 1, 2002 | Program Results Report
The Alpha Center for Health Planning, Inc., in Washington (now called the AcademyHealth) offered technical assistance to states and facilities participating in a federal program designed to keep struggling rural hospitals open.
April 1, 2002 | Program Results Report
From 1998 to 2000, staff at Dartmouth Medical School examined ways to strengthen community health centers and other safety-net providers who provide much of the care for the country's uninsured.