September 8, 2014
EHR adoption among U.S. hospitals continues to rise steeply: 59% now have at least a basic EHR. Small and rural hospitals continue to lag behind their better resourced counterparts.
August 7, 2014
Adopting EHRs is the first step in a long and complex journey to an IT-enabled health care system in which technology is effectively leveraged to address ongoing cost and quality challenges.
April 24, 2014
Program Results Report
Project ECHO uses videoconferencing to link specialists with isolated primary care clinicians to jointly manage complex illnesses and promote best practices. Clinics address hepatitis C, HIV, chronic pain, endocrinology, mental illness, and more.
February 10, 2014
New Public Health
While counseling teens by phone is still the dominant method of communication, texting has become a popular way for teens to contact crisis centers in their times of need.
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
Human Capital Blog
Executive Nurse Fellow discusses the opportunities provided by telemedicine. This post is part of the “Health Care in 2014” series.
December 5, 2013
The FDA intends to apply its regulatory oversight to only those mobile apps that are medical devices and whose functionality could pose a risk to a patient’s safety if the mobile app were to not function as intended."
November 25, 2013
A new model of medical education and health care addresses the disconnect between knowledge and practice and makes high-quality treatment available to more patients, including in diverse geographic areas.
October 28, 2012
The Pioneer Portfolio is the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s innovation arm, committed to harnessing a pipeline of ideas to serve the social good.
October 3, 2012