April 2, 2013
New Public Health
Spending just $10 per person in programs aimed at prevention could save the nation more than $16 billion a year. In honor of National Public Health Week, we've rounded up our favorite ROI articles, reports and other resources.
April 3, 2013
New Public Health
New York State Health Commissioner Nirav R. Shah will release the 2013-17 Prevention Agenda: New York State’s Health Improvement Plan—a statewide, five-year plan to improve the health and quality of life for everyone who lives in New York State.
October 1, 2011
Employers around the country are searching for ways to support the health and wellness of their employees and their families while also struggling with high costs of benefits.
September 1, 2011
Strategic investments in proven community-based prevention programs could result in significant savings in U.S. health care costs.
October 28, 2012
A conversation with RWJF President and CEO Risa Lavizzo-Mourey on working across sectors to improve people's health.
October 1, 2008
This Blueprint for a Healthier America is a federal policy guide for the next president, administration and congress, with expert recommendations to revitalize the nation's ability to protect the health of all Americans.
March 29, 2010
Insights from experts at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Trust for America's Health.
July 15, 2009
A prevention strategy progress report.
June 8, 2009
Overall, prevention was rated higher than all other proposals, including providing tax credits to small businesses and prohibiting health insurers from denying coverage based on health status.
February 4, 2009
RWJF President and CEO Risa Lavizzo-Mourey says the commentary underscores the need to "foster a culture of wellness by stopping bad health before it happens."