Tag Archives: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Shopping for Insurance? We’ve Got You Covered

Is my prescription covered? What’s my copay? Choosing a health insurance plan that gets you the most bang for your buck is daunting. For many, medication price and coverage is a crucial decision factor. Meanwhile, drug prices vary under different … Continue reading

It Is Your Damn Data. You Can Use it for Personal and Public Good.

“Give us our damn data!” – It’s a common refrain from patients who want access to their medical records. Many assume they are entitled to information so intensely personal, learning too late that obtaining them is … a process. The errors, … Continue reading

PatientsLikeMe Receives a $1.9 Million Grant from Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Big Data is discussed by many organizations as necessary in achieving a smarter health care system than the one we have now. At the same time, others are looking for ways to bolster the effects of Small Data, which are … Continue reading

Big Winner Symcat Symptom Checker at HDI

RWJF Senior VP John Lumpkin presents Craig Monsen with a $100,000 check The Health Data Initiative Forum, part of D.C. Health Data and Innovation Week, is going on now. Those who help put on the show, the members of the Health … Continue reading

At 40 RWJF Believes in Visionaries Younger than It!

As it marks its 40th year as a national philanthropy, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation will share the milestone with up to 10 young leaders, 40 years of age and under, who are already pace setters in improving the health … Continue reading

Announcing the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Aligning Forces for Quality Challenge

Health 2.0 is honored to be working with RWJF and Aligning Forces for Quality  in its latest private online challenge.   This past Friday, October 28, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation launched the first phase of its “app challenge” in … Continue reading

News & Updates

There’s been some buzz (as usual) about the impact that social media has had on users of health-related tools and cyber communication. Here’s what the EVP for Global Innovation and Integration from Edelman Digital has to say about it. Followed … Continue reading

Fireside Chats and Closing Panel: Backstage Video Interviews from the Spring Fling 2011

During the Opening Night of our recent Health 2.0 Conference, Health 2.0 founders Indu Subaiya and Matthew Holt kicked off the conference with a set of Fireside Chats. We heard from a specific set of individuals looking at how Health … Continue reading