Latest Aligning Forces for Quality Stories

2015-03-03 23:02:45

With a grant of more than $4.5 million, Georgia State University’s Georgia Health Policy Center (GHPC) has been named a national coordinating center by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)

2015-01-29 12:28:34

Analyses of hospital readmissions, potentially avoidable emergency room use and geographic distribution of common medical tests and procedures finds widespread variation by counties, age groups and

2014-12-16 08:31:17

State by state report finds improvements, but only two states receive an A grade NEWTOWN, Conn., Dec.

2014-09-24 16:25:54

- Data from 3.3 million lives in Washington illustrates successes and opportunities for improvement SEATTLE, Sept.

2014-07-17 12:29:45

Issues recommendations to broaden use HIGHLAND, Md., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Increasingly, US adults turn to the Internet for health information, but few use or fully understand

2014-06-30 12:31:38

New Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Materials Offer Methods to Reduce Health Care Disparities PRINCETON, N.J., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Forty percent of Black and Hispanic patients

2014-03-10 12:26:14

New interactive package from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation reveals how health care providers can engage patients to be more active participants in improving care PRINCETON, N.J.,

2014-01-23 12:29:29

RARE campaign earns National Quality Forum, The Joint Commission Patient Safety and Quality Award ST. PAUL, Minn., Jan.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.