Robert Wood Johnson Foundation How to make health price information more accessible to consumers April 19, 2017 By Tracey Walker National survey and surveys in New York State, Florida, Texas, and New Hampshire point to a need for more actionable price information. Program prevents, delays new cases of type 2 diabetes by 58% November 28, 2016 By Tracey Walker Leader of the YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program explains how it is improving diabetes care. Antidepressant drug coverage may require special handling November 16, 2015 By Tracey Walker A new Urban Institute study looks at the availability of antidepressants in marketplace insurance plans. 5 prescription drug overdose stats July 06, 2015 By Christine Blank A surprising 50 percent of U.S. drug overdoses are caused by prescription drugs – 22,000 annually – according to a new report, The Facts Hurt: A State-By-State Injury Prevention Policy. 5 most over-prescribed antibiotics The repercussions of antibiotic resistance are once again underscored in a recent policy brief from Health Affairs and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The 5 most over-prescribed antibiotics May 28, 2015 By Tracey Walker Because of overuse and misuse, some antibiotics are losing effectiveness against highly resistant bacteria. EyeMDs facing opportunities, challenges for glaucoma innovation February 06, 2015 By Laird Harrison CPT Ophthalmologists must change the way they use data in order to meet the mounting challenges facing their profession, said Paul P. Lee, MD, JD, in the Drs. Henry and Frederick Sutro Memorial Lecture at the 4th Annual Glaucoma 360 New Horizons Forum. Online community MakerNurse allows nurses to share ideas August 20, 2014 By Rachael Zimlich RN Every day, nurses come up with innovative solutions to meet the needs of their patients, and a new online community gives them an outlet to share those ideas. Hospitals resolve to increase nurses’ time at the bedside August 13, 2014 By Rachael Zimlich RN Administrative tasks are taking nurses away from the bedside, but some hospitals are finding creative ways to increase the amount of direct-care time patients receive. EHRs not fulfilling promise of improved healthcare delivery Although more providers are adopting them, EHRs’ potential for systemwide healthcare transformation has yet to be realized.