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The Bristol Bay Times
Kay Branchcommunities. Out of gratitude for her work, the Alaska tribal elder care leader
Kay Branch
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 3 days ago
communities. Out of gratitude for her work, the Alaska tribal elder care leaders pushed for Branch to be recognized by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation in their 2012 Community Health Leader Award. She was selected as one of 10 exemplary leaders... Read more
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Deseret News
Why workers aren't taking vacation time, and why they shouldstudies. And that impacts not just an employee’s health, but the country’s econ
Why workers aren't taking vacation time, and why they should
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
studies. And that impacts not just an employee’s health, but the country’s economic wellness. A recent poll from NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health found that close to half of U.S. employees... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
UC Riverside investigators to study impact of drought on public healthexist. Researchers at the University of California, Riverside School of Public
UC Riverside investigators to study impact of drought on public health
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
exist. Researchers at the University of California, Riverside School of Public Policy have been awarded $284,680 by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Evidence for Action Program to determine whether drought and adverse weather conditions cause... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga area doctors warn diabetics about heat wave threatin the percentage of people suffering from Type 2 diabetes, the most common for
Chattanooga area doctors warn diabetics about heat wave threat
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
in the percentage of people suffering from Type 2 diabetes, the most common form of the disease, according to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. An estimated 13 percent of Tennesseans have the disease. One reason is that many of us are... Read more
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Deseret News
Why your co-workers come to work sickreported still going into work when they were sick with a cold or the flu, acco
Why your co-workers come to work sick
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
reported still going into work when they were sick with a cold or the flu, according to a poll conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. And while the food safety issue is... Read more
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The Hill
Proposal giving veterans direct access to APRNs needed to cut backlogand ever growing body of evidence has led the National Academy of Medicine (for
Proposal giving veterans direct access to APRNs needed to cut backlog
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
and ever growing body of evidence has led the National Academy of Medicine (formerly the Institute of Medicine), AARP, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and others to recommend providing patients direct access to APRNs. The proposed rule is zero... Read more
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Business Insurance
Medicaid expansion in holdout states would insure millionsexpand Medicaid in all 50 states. In the 19 states that have yet to expand, mil
Medicaid expansion in holdout states would insure millions
Business Insurance / Posted 6 days ago
expand Medicaid in all 50 states. In the 19 states that have yet to expand, millions still go without insurance,” Kathy Hempstead, senior adviser for health care in Princeton, New Jersey at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation which funded the analys... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Covered California Health plan rates to jump 13.2 percent In 2017seem to have the underpricing that plagued other markets,” said Kathy Hempstead
Covered California Health plan rates to jump 13.2 percent In 2017
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
seem to have the underpricing that plagued other markets,” said Kathy Hempstead, director of health coverage issues at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. “California also seemed to have a healthier population than many other states.” The rate... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas needs to ramp up its battle against food desertsinto a retail-housing development anchored by a 67,000-square-foot supermarket.
Dallas needs to ramp up its battle against food deserts
Dallas Morning News / Posted 6 days ago
into a retail-housing development anchored by a 67,000-square-foot supermarket. How did they do it? With capital from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, the federal Healthy Food Financing Initiative, economic development programs in New Jersey... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Wellness Programs Take Aim At Workplace Stressnumber of working adults say stress is a critical health issue they face at wor
Wellness Programs Take Aim At Workplace Stress
KERA North Texas / Posted 7 days ago
number of working adults say stress is a critical health issue they face at work. The poll was conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. So what are employers doing about it?... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Wellness Programs Take Aim At Workplace Stressnumber of working adults say stress is a critical health issue they face at wor
Wellness Programs Take Aim At Workplace Stress
KPBS San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
number of working adults say stress is a critical health issue they face at work. The poll was conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. So what are employers doing about it?... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
Americans think work affects their health: Recent polltakeaway here is that job number one for U.S. employers is to reduce stress in
Americans think work affects their health: Recent poll
Bel Marra Health / Posted 9 days ago
takeaway here is that job number one for U.S. employers is to reduce stress in the workplace,” said poll director Robert Blendon. The poll was conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public H... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Worker survey finds chemicals, poor air quality among top health concerns on the jobwere interviewed via phone during the first month of 2016. Overall, the survey,
Worker survey finds chemicals, poor air quality among top health concerns on the job
ScienceBlogs / Posted 10 days ago
were interviewed via phone during the first month of 2016. Overall, the survey, which was conducted by researchers at NPR, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, found that four in 10 working adults say their... Read more
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Daily Journal
Live Healthy Cumberland County set to launchCumberland and Salem counties have jostled back and forth for many years as the
Live Healthy Cumberland County set to launch
Daily Journal / Posted 11 days ago
Cumberland and Salem counties have jostled back and forth for many years as the state’s least healthy county. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute recently released their 2016... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
4 in 10 Americans think work affects their health60 percent of those with medical jobs and 50 percent of people working in resta
4 in 10 Americans think work affects their health
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 11 days ago
60 percent of those with medical jobs and 50 percent of people working in restaurants. The poll was conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. "Every year, U.S. businesses lose more... Read more
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Raw Story
9 jobs that could sabotage your healthmiss stories. Follow Raw Story! Do you think your job is affecting your health
9 jobs that could sabotage your health
Raw Story / Posted 11 days ago
miss stories. Follow Raw Story! Do you think your job is affecting your health? According to a new survey conducted by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, National Public Radio, and Harvard’s School of Public Health, some jobs have a more negative... Read more
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NJ.com
This Obamacare prediction did not come true, study saysto offer health insurance at the same rate in March 2016 as they did in June 20
This Obamacare prediction did not come true, study says
NJ.com / Posted 12 days ago
to offer health insurance at the same rate in March 2016 as they did in June 2013, according to a survey funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and analyzed by the Urban Institute. In June 2013, 70.8 percent of employees in the country... Read more
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Business Insurance
Employment-based health coverage remains steadyof the health care reform law took effect, according to an analysis released We
Employment-based health coverage remains steady
Business Insurance / Posted 12 days ago
of the health care reform law took effect, according to an analysis released Wednesday. The analysis, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Urban Institute, found that 72.1% of employees in March had employment-based coverage,... Read more
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Business Insurance
Employment-based health coverage remains steadyof the health care reform law took effect, according to an analysis released We
Employment-based health coverage remains steady
Business Insurance / Posted 12 days ago
of the health care reform law took effect, according to an analysis released Wednesday. The analysis, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Urban Institute, found that 72.1% of employees in March had employment-based coverage,... Read more
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PhysOrg
How political science can help us solve global health care issuesand a PhD from the University of California at Berkeley. Her research has been
How political science can help us solve global health care issues
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
and a PhD from the University of California at Berkeley. Her research has been funded by the National Science Foundation, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and Russell Sage Foundation. She is a member of the National Academy of Social Insurance and... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Workplaces Can Be Particularly Stressful For Disabled Americans, Poll Findsmost often as having a negative impact. That's according to a new survey about
Workplaces Can Be Particularly Stressful For Disabled Americans, Poll Finds
KERA North Texas / Posted 12 days ago
most often as having a negative impact. That's according to a new survey about the workplace and health from NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health. While it may not sound so surprising that... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Workplaces Can Be Particularly Stressful For Disabled Americans, Poll Findsmost often as having a negative impact. That's according to a new survey about
Workplaces Can Be Particularly Stressful For Disabled Americans, Poll Finds
KPBS San Diego / Posted 12 days ago
most often as having a negative impact. That's according to a new survey about the workplace and health from NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health. While it may not sound so surprising that... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Teladoc taps $50 million in bank financing to close HealthiestYou purchasenetworks for marketplace plans in order to reduce premiums,” according to a new
Teladoc taps $50 million in bank financing to close HealthiestYou purchase
Dallas Morning News / Posted 13 days ago
networks for marketplace plans in order to reduce premiums,” according to a new study by the Urban Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The researchers say people in rural areas have to travel longer distances to be treated by... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Overworked Americans Aren't Taking The Vacation They've Earnedroutine can reduce stress, most Americans don't take advantage of their days of
Overworked Americans Aren't Taking The Vacation They've Earned
KERA North Texas / Posted 13 days ago
routine can reduce stress, most Americans don't take advantage of their days off. A recent poll conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health finds about half of Americans who work... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Overworked Americans Aren't Taking The Vacation They've Earnedroutine can reduce stress, most Americans don't take advantage of their days of
Overworked Americans Aren't Taking The Vacation They've Earned
KPBS San Diego / Posted 13 days ago
routine can reduce stress, most Americans don't take advantage of their days off. A recent poll conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health finds about half of Americans who work... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Sick? People Say They Still Go To Work, Even When They Shouldn'treport going to work when they have a cold or the flu. Those were among the fin
Sick? People Say They Still Go To Work, Even When They Shouldn't
KERA North Texas / Posted 14 days ago
report going to work when they have a cold or the flu. Those were among the findings of a poll conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. They are some of the last people you'd... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Sick? People Say They Still Go To Work, Even When They Shouldn'treport going to work when they have a cold or the flu. Those were among the fin
Sick? People Say They Still Go To Work, Even When They Shouldn't
KPBS San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
report going to work when they have a cold or the flu. Those were among the findings of a poll conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. They're some of the last people you'd want... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Hassle Of Being A Patient Can Turn Into A Crisis Without Sick Leaveof working adults say their jobs don't come with paid sick leave, according to
Hassle Of Being A Patient Can Turn Into A Crisis Without Sick Leave
KERA North Texas / Posted 14 days ago
of working adults say their jobs don't come with paid sick leave, according to results from the latest poll by NPR, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. And for some of those people, taking care... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Hassle Of Being A Patient Can Turn Into A Crisis Without Sick Leaveof working adults say their jobs don't come with paid sick leave, according to
Hassle Of Being A Patient Can Turn Into A Crisis Without Sick Leave
KPBS San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
of working adults say their jobs don't come with paid sick leave, according to results from the latest poll by NPR, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. And for some of those people, taking care... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Work Can Be A Stressful And Dangerous Place For ManyEmployers' efforts to reduce stress get low grades in a new poll by NPR, the Ro
Work Can Be A Stressful And Dangerous Place For Many
KERA North Texas / Posted 14 days ago
Employers' efforts to reduce stress get low grades in a new poll by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Harvard's T.H. Chan School of Public Health. In particular, among those working adults who say they've experienced a great deal of stress... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Work Can Be A Stressful And Dangerous Place For ManyPhoto by Katie Park NPR Employers' efforts to reduce stress get low grades in
Work Can Be A Stressful And Dangerous Place For Many
KPBS San Diego / Posted 15 days ago
Photo by Katie Park NPR Employers' efforts to reduce stress get low grades in a new poll by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and Harvard's T.H. Chan School of Public Health. In particular, among those working adults who say they've... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Non-profit news: Week of July 11, 2016& Crafts Counseling of Hillsdale received a $10,000 grant to be used for genera
Non-profit news: Week of July 11, 2016
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 days ago
& Crafts Counseling of Hillsdale received a $10,000 grant to be used for general operating support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation President’s Grant Fund of the Princeton Area Community Foundation. St. John’s Council 1345... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
ThedaCare chosen for complex-care initiativeand social needs of high-need, high-cost patients. Transforming Complex Care i
ThedaCare chosen for complex-care initiative
The Shawano Leader / Posted 18 days ago
and social needs of high-need, high-cost patients. Transforming Complex Care is a national initiative funded through the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and led by the Center for Health Care Strategies. The goal is to help ThedaCare and five other... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
The healthiest cities in Americaof health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadm
The healthiest cities in America
The Arizona Republic / Posted 18 days ago
of health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Based primarily on measures... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
BMC receives grant to optimally support child wellbeing from preconception period through age 5Boston Medical Center's (BMC) Vital Village Network has received a grant from t
BMC receives grant to optimally support child wellbeing from preconception period through age 5
News-Medical-Net / Posted 18 days ago
Boston Medical Center's (BMC) Vital Village Network has received a grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation aimed at developing the infrastructure to support all children entering kindergarten at a healthy weight. The $500,000 strategic planning... Read more
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USA Today
The healthiest cities in Americaof health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadm
The healthiest cities in America
USA Today / Posted 18 days ago
of health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Based primarily on measures... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
The healthiest cities in Americaof health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadm
The healthiest cities in America
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 18 days ago
of health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Based primarily on measures... Read more
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11 News Houston
The healthiest cities in Americaof health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadm
The healthiest cities in America
11 News Houston / Posted 18 days ago
of health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Based primarily on measures... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
The healthiest cities in Americaof health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadm
The healthiest cities in America
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 18 days ago
of health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Based primarily on measures... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
The healthiest cities in Americaof health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadm
The healthiest cities in America
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 18 days ago
of health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Based primarily on measures... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
The healthiest cities in Americaof health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadm
The healthiest cities in America
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 18 days ago
of health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Based primarily on measures... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
The healthiest cities in Americaof health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadm
The healthiest cities in America
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 18 days ago
of health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Based primarily on measures... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
The healthiest cities in Americaof health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadm
The healthiest cities in America
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
of health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Based primarily on measures... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
The healthiest cities in Americaof health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadm
The healthiest cities in America
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 18 days ago
of health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Based primarily on measures... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
The healthiest cities in Americaof health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadm
The healthiest cities in America
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 18 days ago
of health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Based primarily on measures... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
The healthiest cities in Americaof health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadm
The healthiest cities in America
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 18 days ago
of health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Based primarily on measures... Read more
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11 News Houston
The healthiest cities in Americaof health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadm
The healthiest cities in America
11 News Houston / Posted 18 days ago
of health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Based primarily on measures... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
The healthiest cities in Americaof health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadm
The healthiest cities in America
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 18 days ago
of health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Based primarily on measures... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
The healthiest cities in Americaof health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadm
The healthiest cities in America
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 18 days ago
of health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Based primarily on measures... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
The healthiest cities in Americaof health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadm
The healthiest cities in America
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 18 days ago
of health factors and health outcomes from the County Health Rankings and Roadmaps program, a collaboration between the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute. Based primarily on measures... Read more
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