Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Boulder soda taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | Daily Camera

    ... a consistent drag on overall health outcomes in the city and Boulder County, as noted in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's annual County Health Rankings. Hence the insistence on "equity" programs, Harker said. "The revenue from the tax needs to ...

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  2. RowdMap, Inc. speaks at George Washington University Health Workforce Institute Speaker SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... for Health Information (ONC), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJ). She received a B.A. in Biology and English at the where she served as a research assistant at the Eleanor Roosevelt ...

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  3. AAFA Launches Food Allergy Patient & Family Registry to Propel Patient-Centered ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Market Wire

    ... & Family Registry was made possible by a technology grant from the Genetic Alliance and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The Registry is built using the Platform for Engaging Everyone Responsibly (PEER). About Genetic Alliance Genetic Alliance ...

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  4. Read the news releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

    Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, MD, MBA, who departs the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation this April after nearly 14 years as president and CEO, will join the University of Pennsylvania as the institution's nineteenth Penn Integrates Knowledge University Professor, effective January 1, 2018. Penn President Amy Gutmann and Provost Vincent Price announced the appointment today.

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  5. Medicaid at a Crossroads: What's at Stake?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | jdsupra.com

    ... funding through block grants and per capita caps, Manatt Health, in a new issue brief for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's State Health Reform Assistance Network, details how much states have accomplished to drive value in and through their ...

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  6. Online health tools with good, controlled communication could promote healthier lifestylesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Medical News

    ... spent talking with patients, according to a poll conducted by National Public Radio, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard School of Public Health. "We are seeing a growth in e-medicine," Sundar said. "People are trying to compensate ...

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  7. Interactive health apps may inspire healthy behaviors, but watch the toneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... spent talking with patients, according to a poll conducted by National Public Radio, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard School of Public Health. "We are seeing a growth in e-medicine," Sundar said. "People are trying to compensate ...

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  8. Decline continues in small employer health insuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... State Health Access Data Assistance Center, which received financial support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. "Employer-sponsored coverage is the main source of health care coverage for Americans," said Kathy Hempstead, a senior advisor at ...

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  9. Rock County sends out health surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... plan to address the county's health needs, Klingensmith said. Research by UW-Madison and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation indicates Rock County in 2016 reported 15 percent of residents were in poor health. The county ranked 61st out of 72 ...

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  10. UChicago Researchers Offer Solutions for Childhood Asthma DisparitiesRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2017 | Newswise

    ... Digestive and Kidney Diseases Midcareer Investigator Award in Patient-Oriented Research, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Finding Answers: Solving Disparities Through Payment and Delivery System Reform Program Office, and the National Heart, Lung, ...

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  11. Young Women With Acute Myocardial Infarction: Current Perspectives...Read the original story

    Feb 22, 2017 | Circulation

    From the Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation , New Haven, CT ; Department of Emergency Medicine and Section of Cardiovascular Medicine , Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT; Section of Cardiovascular Medicine and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, New Haven, CT ; and Department of Health Policy and Management, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT .

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  12. Does payer type -- commercial insurance or Medicare -- affect the use of low-value care?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | EurekAlert!

    ... for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system. Peterson Center on Healthcare, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, US Department of Health and Human Services

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  13. Study: Fewer employers offering health insuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    ... source of health care coverage for Americans," said Kathy Hempstead, senior adviser at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, which conducted the study. "Trends in this market segment continue to be stable overall, despite some decline in offer rates ...

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  14. The Republican Health Care Plan: Do the Promises Add Up?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | [email protected]

    Drexel's Robert Field and Katherine Hempstead from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation discuss the Republican plan to replace the ACA Health insurance reform will be high on the agenda as the U.S. House of Representatives reassembles after Presidents Day. Cutting through the high-decibel pitches from supporters and critics of the Affordable Care Act , experts discern a leaner alternative taking shape.

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  15. Chuck Norris steps into the ring to fight for community healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    Hollywood hellraiser Chuck Norris, fresh from a trip to Israel where Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared "Israel is strong, now even stronger," is joining a building battle to improve community healthcare and fitness. "I'm promoting it everywhere," Norris told Secrets after debuting his worker health PSA taped for the campaign from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, which hosted the inaugural Health Means Business National Summit in Washington last week.

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  16. UConn School of Nursing receives scholarship grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | The Daily Campus

    The University of Connecticut School of Nursing was recently chosen as one of only 28 schools nationwide to receive a $15,000 grant to increase the number of nurses with doctorates. Per this grant, UConn's School of Nursing will receive assistance from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Future of Nursing Scholars program, which will provide support, mentoring and leadership development to nurses who commit to earn their doctorates in three years, according to a UConn Today article.

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  17. Pharma firm CEO insists $89,000 drug is affordable, but what's the true cost?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... charge $20 copays for prescription drugs, said Katherine Hempstead, a senior adviser at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. But other plans may require patients to pay the full cost of their prescriptions out-of-pocket until they meet their ...

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  18. Business, community groups boost health partnershipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | USA Today

    ... and save money, which showed reason for optimism, said Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. "What you're really doing is fostering the kind of alliances that bridge those barriers that prevented us from being the ...

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  19. U.S. Chamber Foundation Announces Winners of Healthy10 AwardsRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2017 | CSRwire.com

    The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, with support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, today announced the winners of the inaugural Healthy10 Awards. The awards are a key component of the "Health Means Business" campaign, an initiative by the two organizations to create a business-led culture of health in America.

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  20. Why quality child care mattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... period is," said Kristin Schubert, managing director of the Healthy Children Portfolio at Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. "Brain development that happens in that time period, it really does set the stage for lifelong health and well-being," she ...

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