Tag Archives: RWJF
Changes in Health Care Financing and Organization (HCFO), an RWJF program, will soon be drawing to a close after many years. What has AcademyHealth, which has directed HCFO over the years, learned?
October 25, 2016
A new policy brief from Health Affairs and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) describes the Bundled Payment for Care Improvement (BPCI) initiative, four new payment models being tested by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), to reduce Medicare spending.
November 24, 2015
On Thursday, November 5, 2015, Health Affairs commemorated the release of its November issue, “Food & Health,” at a forum in DC. For those who missed the briefing or just want a quick recap, here’s a Storify summary of the engaging Twitter conversation.
November 9, 2015
The November 2015 issue of Health Affairs takes a comprehensive look at the complex relationships between food and health. Join us on Thursday, November 5 in DC for a forum covering obesity, food insecurity, systems, restaurant and food labeling, and food shopping.
November 3, 2015
A new policy brief from Health Affairs and RWJF examines the changed landscape of Medicaid long-term services and support spending 25 years after the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
September 18, 2015
Across the US health care system, there is a growing imperative to deliver more patient-centered care. A consensus is now emerging that some kind of alignment or "harmonization" of patient experience measurement must take place in order to reduce survey burdens on both patients and practices alike.
September 3, 2015
A new policy brief from Health Affairs and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation touches on recent initiatives to close gaps between the medical technology evaluation processes of the FDA and CMS.
August 28, 2015
Data that only serve to illustrate that a problem exists---or even that progress is being made---are not enough. We need data that illustrates for people and organizations---across a wide range of sectors---the roles they can play, the actions they can take, and the relevance to their communities.
July 24, 2015
The ACA offers millions of Americans who recently gained health insurance coverage the promise of increased access to care and improved health. However, the ready availability of primary care for the newly insured population is not known.
July 22, 2015
A new policy brief from Health Affairs and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation summarizes the findings of the Oregon Health Insurance Experiment.
July 17, 2015