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  1. Illinois stays mum on health insurance rates, plans for next year's exchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... to the benefit of the consumer," Corlette said. Katherine Hempstead, a senior adviser at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, said she too understands the desire for the information as soon as possible. But she pointed out that even if consumers had ...

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  2. Centering Healthcare Institute Announces Jacquie Anderson as COORead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | PR Newswire

    ... was the Chief Operating Officer for Community Catalyst and the past Deputy Director for Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Consumer Voices for Coverage Initiative. She has also worked with the Southern Health Partners Initiative, Community Catalyst's ...

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  3. Population health resource to give US cities access to key dataRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... expand to 500 additional cities over the next two years through a $3.4 million grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation-with the ultimate goal of becoming a central health improvement planning resource for U.S. cities with populations of 70,000 ...

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  4. Surmounting challenges: Paid mentors help at-risk Portland children over long haulRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    ... investment manager Duncan Campbell, is now funded largely by major charities ranging from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to the foundation started by Steve and Connie Balmer, the retired Microsoft executive and University of Oregon trustee. Year ...

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  5. Why repealing ObamaCare will be devastating for America's veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | The Hill

    ... have lived through several deployments and moves. According to the Urban Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation , the share of uninsured nonelderly veterans declined by nearly 40 percent between 2013 and 2015, thanks in large part to the ...

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  6. Recipe for disaster: How not to cook up healthcare reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... not their spinach," observed Katherine Hempstead, senior advisor for the healthcare-focused Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The Senate bill trims the financial assistance lower-income people get through Obamacare. Those subsidies also probably would ...

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  7. N.H. Sees Spike in Cases of SyphilisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... however, during budget negotiations. The city of Manchester has won a $25,000 prize from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation for cultivating what the foundation calls a "culture of health." In New Hampshire, there's about a 5-year gap between the ...

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  8. Further amendments to social host ordinanceRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2017 | Point Reyes Light

    ... county's public health officer, told supervisors on Tuesday. "For seven years in a row, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has found us to have an extraordinarily high burden of substance use compared to other counties." Madeline Hope, a member of ...

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  9. Can your iPhone tell if youa re depressed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    ... that's what's really fascinating about human behavior," Leow said. BiAffect recently won the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Mood Challenge, a $200,000 prize for proposals that further an understanding of how mood relates to daily lives and ...

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  10. Reducing health care disparities through changes in payment and delivery systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Medical News

    A panel at the upcoming AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting in New Orleans, LA, will share insights gained by three ongoing interventions aimed at reducing health care disparities. Funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Finding Answers program, these interventions are blazing trails in three distinct settings in an attempt to close gaps in care via innovative payment and delivery system changes.

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  11. Oscar Health is headed back to New Jersey and branching out to Ohio and TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | TechCrunch

    ... other insurers, saying the government still owes them $200 million . A recent report by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation said that of the 37 individual provider plans formed since 2015, only four have been profitable and another five have gone out ...

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  12. Can your iPhone tell if you're depressed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... that's what's really fascinating about human behaviour," Leow said. BiAffect recently won the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Mood Challenge, a $US200,000 prize for proposals that further an understanding of how mood relates to daily lives and ...

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  13. Federal Funding Bill Introduced for Disconnected YouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | WNYC-AM New York

    We've been bringing you a series on disconnected youth as part of the 2017 County Health Rankings Key Finds Report, a collaboration with the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The 2017 report found an estimated 4.9 million young Americans ages 16-24 are neither working nor in school.

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  14. Six selected for Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows program at NAMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    The National Academy of Medicine and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation today named the 2017-2018 class of RWJF Health Policy Fellows. Beginning in September, six health professionals will spend a year in Washington, D.C., working on health-related legislative and regulatory issues with members of Congress and the executive branch.

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  15. Alcohol and other drugs: The not so silent killersRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2017 | Valley Morning Star

    ... glean current statistics from any agency. However, I can relate recent 2016 data given by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, a private organization, which has provided data on drug overdose other than ethyl alcohol in Texas counties. In Cameron ...

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  16. GOP plays chicken with healthcare and small business pays the priceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | The Hill

    ... business for themselves since they could no longer be denied health insurance. In fact, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation predicted that the number of self-employed Americans would be 1.5 million greater in 2014 thanks to the ACA. That importance ...

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  17. New book offers insights into successful pay-for-performance social investingRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... equity from Goldman Sachs and Keybank, and grants, guarantees and loans from Kresge and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Cornett recounts challenges the fund faced getting projects started and offers lessons learned from those challenges for ...

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  18. Eleven Public Health Departments Awarded National Accreditation by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... Launched in 2011 with support from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, PHAB's accreditation program has quickly grown to bring the benefits of national accreditation to 198 million people, or 64 ...

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  19. Where the Obamacare exchanges might have zero insurance options in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... as is - extremely expensive. 2017 marketplace insurers and announced 2018 exits from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. 2017 marketplace enrollment and 2014-2016 insurer participation from the Kaiser Family Foundation; data for state-based ...

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    Jun 13, 2017 | The Town Talk

    See the good news for Cenla in recent health rankings The region ranked high in a key category in latest County Health Rankings Check out this story on thetowntalk.com: The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation recently released its 2017 County Health Rankings and, as usual, Louisiana ranked near the bottom in results and determining factors that drive those results. In the midst of the reams of data, though, was a significant bright spot: Central Louisiana had the lowest infant mortality rate in the state, and was well below the national average.

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