To Improve Health and Health Care 1998-1999: The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Anthology

To Improve Health and Health Care 1998-1999: The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Anthology


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780787943912
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 09/28/1998
Series: Health Care Management Series
Pages: 254
Product dimensions: 6.34(w) x 9.59(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

STEPHEN L. ISAACS is president of the Center for Health and Social Policy, San Francisco, California. JAMES R. KNICKMAN, is vice president for research and evaluation at The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Princeton, New Jersey.

Table of Contents

Foundation Strategies: A View from the Inside
1. Core Values of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation(Steven A. Schroeder)
2. Adopting the Substance Abuse Goal: A Story of Philanthropic Decision-Making(Robert G. Hughes)
Combating Substance Abuse
3. Tobacco Policy Research(Marjorie A. Gutman, David G. Altman, Robert L. Rabin)
4. National Spit Tobacco Education Program(Leonard Koppett, Joe Garagiola)
5. Alocohol and Work: Results from a Corporate Drinking Study(Thomas W. Mangione, Jonathan Howland, Marianne Lee)
Increasing Access to Care
6. Influencing Academic Health Centers: The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Experience(Lewis G. Sandy, Richard Reynolds)
Improving Chronic Care
8. Faith in Action(Paul Jellinek, Terri G. Appel, Terrance Keenan)
9. Providing Care—Not Cure—for Patients with Chronic Conditions(Lisa Lopez)
10. The Mental Health Services Program for Youth(Leonard Saxe, Theodore P. Cross)
11. A Balance of Interests: The Foundation's Radio and Television Grants, 1987-1997(Victoria Weisfeld)
A Look Back
12. The New Health Professionals: Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants(Terrance Keenan)

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