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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Cherokee County recognized for reducing childhood obesityThe county was recently recognized by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, which
Cherokee County recognized for reducing childhood obesity
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 22 hours ago
The county was recently recognized by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, which released an updated collection of reports from states, counties and cities that have seen their childhood obesity rates drop. Cherokee County is the only location in... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Community Hospital seeks to learn lessons at 'Value U'had their own material. Now we’re more open to helping each other.” The progra
Community Hospital seeks to learn lessons at 'Value U'
The Daily Sentinel / Posted yesterday
had their own material. Now we’re more open to helping each other.” The program is made possible through a grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, a New Jersey-based nonprofit that has worked since 1972 to improve the nation’s health care,... Read more
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Roll Call
Medicaid Plans Succeed in Obamacare as Others Struggledeal,” Antos said. Narrower networks may also make the plans less inviting to
Medicaid Plans Succeed in Obamacare as Others Struggle
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
deal,” Antos said. Narrower networks may also make the plans less inviting to sick customers, said Katherine Hempstead, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation senior adviser. Many exchange insurers say unhealthy patients are driving premiums up. Both... Read more
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University of Pennsylvania Health System
State Medical Home Initiative Slashes Healthcare Costs for Complex Medicaid Patientsfor Mental Health Services Research, and Robert Gallop, PhD a professor in the
State Medical Home Initiative Slashes Healthcare Costs for Complex Medicaid Patients
University of Pennsylvania Health System / Posted 2 days ago
for Mental Health Services Research, and Robert Gallop, PhD a professor in the department of Mathematics at West Chester University. The study was funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and a State Health Access Reform Evaluation grant (7016... Read more
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NBC News
Latino Political Pulse:Will Immigration Frustration Impact 2016 Vote?SCOTUS when given an opportunity to do so. Gabriel Sanchez is Professor of Pol
Latino Political Pulse:Will Immigration Frustration Impact 2016 Vote?
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
SCOTUS when given an opportunity to do so. Gabriel Sanchez is Professor of Political Science and Executive Director of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Center for Health Policy at the University of New Mexico. He is also a Principal at the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Youth intervention outfit to close as grants dry upgrants this year -- one from the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation that totaled $
Youth intervention outfit to close as grants dry up
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
grants this year -- one from the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation that totaled $100,000 over two years, and another from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation that totaled $180,000 over that time frame. Those two grants supported the Boys and Men... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Health Consultant Discusses Improving Community Healtha SCALE grant last year. She said the grant was awarded by the Institute for He
Health Consultant Discusses Improving Community Health
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
a SCALE grant last year. She said the grant was awarded by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, with funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Ebersole said the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation selected the Institute for Healthcare... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Fields of Filth: Landmark Report Maps Feces-Laden Hog and Chicken Operations in North Carolinaforcing residents to cover their mouths and noses with masks when outside. Stud
Fields of Filth: Landmark Report Maps Feces-Laden Hog and Chicken Operations in North Carolina
CommonDreams.org / Posted 7 days ago
forcing residents to cover their mouths and noses with masks when outside. Studies, including one from researchers with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Michigan, found the ammonia released into the air from swine CAFOs in... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Fields of Filth: Landmark Report Maps Feces-Laden Hog and Chicken Operations in North Carolinaforcing residents to cover their mouths and noses with masks when outside. Stud
Fields of Filth: Landmark Report Maps Feces-Laden Hog and Chicken Operations in North Carolina
CommonDreams.org / Posted 7 days ago
forcing residents to cover their mouths and noses with masks when outside. Studies, including one from researchers with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Michigan, found the ammonia released into the air from swine CAFOs in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Forecast for increased spending under Obamacare too high, study findsto the higher rates of spending growth — and that didn't really happen,” said K
Forecast for increased spending under Obamacare too high, study finds
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
to the higher rates of spending growth — and that didn't really happen,” said Katherine Hempstead, a senior adviser at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, which funded the study. Looking forward, the study's authors also point to recent evidence... Read more
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The Daily Californian
UC Berkeley study finds public health funding has high investment returnconducted by campus public health professor Timothy Brown. The study, which wa
UC Berkeley study finds public health funding has high investment return
The Daily Californian / Posted 7 days ago
conducted by campus public health professor Timothy Brown. The study, which was published Thursday and was funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, quantified return on investment for public health programs based on data collected from 2001... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Obamacare update: Still succeeding, repeal fadingthe ACA.— Urban Institute The graph and underlying statistics come from a new
Obamacare update: Still succeeding, repeal fading
Los Angeles Times / Posted 8 days ago
the ACA.— Urban Institute The graph and underlying statistics come from a new study by the Urban Institute, funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The important question raised by the numbers is why spending is slowing. The study attributes... Read more
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Fortune
U.S. Will Spend $2.6 Trillion Less on Health Care Than Previously Estimateddown and will help save Americans trillions between 2014 and 2019, according to
U.S. Will Spend $2.6 Trillion Less on Health Care Than Previously Estimated
Fortune / Posted 8 days ago
down and will help save Americans trillions between 2014 and 2019, according to a new study by the Urban Institute and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Spending declines will happen across both private health insurance as well as Medicare and... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
US could spend $2.6 trillion less on health than original Obamacare estimatesthe report, which relies on data from the federal Centers for Medicare and Medi
US could spend $2.6 trillion less on health than original Obamacare estimates
KWWL Iowa / Posted 8 days ago
the report, which relies on data from the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, and which was funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. In 2010, when the Affordable Care Act became law, federal health regulators estimated that... Read more
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The Hill
Study: Health spending $2.6 trillion less than expectedlot of people are starting to feel like it's more than just the recession,” sai
Study: Health spending $2.6 trillion less than expected
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
lot of people are starting to feel like it's more than just the recession,” said Katherine Hempstead, senior adviser at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, which funded the Urban Institute study. The study points to reforms stemming from ObamaCare,... Read more
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CNBC
US could spend $2.6 trillion less on health than original Obamacare estimatesof the ACA excise tax on high-cost plans." Katherine Hempstead, who directs wo
US could spend $2.6 trillion less on health than original Obamacare estimates
CNBC / Posted 9 days ago
of the ACA excise tax on high-cost plans." Katherine Hempstead, who directs work on health insurance coverage for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, said, "If this health spending growth slowdown continues, spending will be trillions less... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Petaluma Health Care District creating foundationbefore the end of the year, said Ramona Faith, district CEO. Faith said large
Petaluma Health Care District creating foundation
Petluma360.com / Posted 10 days ago
before the end of the year, said Ramona Faith, district CEO. Faith said large government organizations and groups like the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the California Endowment have shown strong support for collaborative groups like CHIPA in... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Petaluma Health Care District creating foundationbefore the end of the year, said Ramona Faith, district CEO. Faith said large
Petaluma Health Care District creating foundation
Petluma360.com / Posted 10 days ago
before the end of the year, said Ramona Faith, district CEO. Faith said large government organizations and groups like the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the California Endowment have shown strong support for collaborative groups like CHIPA in... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
Detroit Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
KING5 Seattle / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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11 News Houston
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
11 News Houston / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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USA Today
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
USA Today / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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First Coast News
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
First Coast News / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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KTVB Boise
States with the most smokersPremature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the C
States with the most smokers
KTVB Boise / Posted 11 days ago
Premature death rates — deaths before the age of 75 — per capita are from the County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute joint program. These are the states... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Report: Primary care access increased for Medicaid patients after expansion in 2014Karin Rhodes, M.D.; Rodney Hayward, M.D.; Richard Lichtenstein; HwaJung Choi; E
Report: Primary care access increased for Medicaid patients after expansion in 2014
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 12 days ago
Karin Rhodes, M.D.; Rodney Hayward, M.D.; Richard Lichtenstein; HwaJung Choi; Elyse Reamer; and Matthew Davis, M.D. The study was funded by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation and the Princeton, NJ.-based Robert Wood Johnson Foun... Read more
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Providence Business News
Communication key to wise treatment choicescare. Yet, cost-savings can be a byproduct, they said. The foundation administ
Communication key to wise treatment choices
Providence Business News / Posted 12 days ago
care. Yet, cost-savings can be a byproduct, they said. The foundation administers a grant program with support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and the resulting Choosing Wisely program is free to participants, said Al Charbonneau,... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Santa Clara County commits $600K to youth mental-health centerfor the Center for Youth Mental Health and Wellbeing. Stanford Medicine also p
Santa Clara County commits $600K to youth mental-health center
Mountain View Voice / Posted 12 days ago
for the Center for Youth Mental Health and Wellbeing. Stanford Medicine also previously received funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to conduct a feasibility study of opening a headspace-like center in the U.S. Simitian wrote... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Santa Clara County commits $600K to youth mental-health centerfor the Center for Youth Mental Health and Wellbeing. Stanford Medicine also p
Santa Clara County commits $600K to youth mental-health center
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 13 days ago
for the Center for Youth Mental Health and Wellbeing. Stanford Medicine also previously received funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to conduct a feasibility study of opening a headspace-like center in the U.S. Simitian wrote... Read more
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Business Wire
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Names Chief Evaluation and Learning Officerequity. Prior to her work at the Casey Foundation, she was assistant vice pres
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Names Chief Evaluation and Learning Officer
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
equity. Prior to her work at the Casey Foundation, she was assistant vice president for research and evaluation at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Her extensive experience working with large national foundations and her strong passion for... Read more
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Business Insurance
ACA repeal would cause uninsured rate to spikedown from a projected 69.3 million, according to the study, which was partly fu
ACA repeal would cause uninsured rate to spike
Business Insurance / Posted 14 days ago
down from a projected 69.3 million, according to the study, which was partly funded by the Princeton, New Jersey-based Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. That drop would be the result of the end of an ACA provision in which the federal government... Read more
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