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2089 Grants Found

Urban Institute

Project Title: Interaction of Medical Homes and Accountable Care Organizations
Principal Investigator: Robert Berenson, M.D.
Date Awarded: April 9, 2013
Award Amount: $148,621

A team from the Urban Institute will conduct a total of 36 interviews with ACO medical directors and primary care clinicians, as well as clinicians working outside of ACOs, to explore the interaction of medical homes and ACOs, with the goal of identifying practical, operational approaches to ensure they are better aligned.

Wake Forest University Health Sciences

Project Title: Insurance Premium Rate Review: Assessing the Industry’s Response and the Effect on Premiums Across States
Principal Investigator: Mark A. Hall, J.D.
Date Awarded: April 9, 2013
Award Amount: $161,841

In an attempt to lower the rate of growth in health insurance premiums, the Affordable Care Act requires insurers in the individual and small-group markets to report and justify their proposals for premium increases of 10 percent or more.

Project HOPE/The-People-to-People Health Foundation, Inc.

Project Title: Web Publishing Alliance with Health Affairs
Principal Investigator: Susan Dentzer, M.A.
Date Awarded: April 9, 2013
Award Amount: $200,000

The Commonwealth Fund’s online publishing partnership with the policy journal Health Affairs has provided opportunities to publish Fund-supported research faster and more frequently than traditional means allow, while also raising the Fund’s professional and public profile.

Project HOPE—The People-to-People Health Foundation, Inc.

Project Title: Author Travel to Health Affairs Briefing on the Triple Aim Goes Global: Improving Health and Health Care While Lowering Cost
Principal Investigator: John Iglehart
Date Awarded: April 2, 2013
Award Amount: $15,000

Center for Health Policy Development

Project Title: Enhancing NASHP’s Central Resource for State/Medicaid Accountable Care Delivery Models
Principal Investigator: Mary Takach, M.P.H., R.N.
Date Awarded: April 1, 2013
Award Amount: $15,320

Wake Forest University Health Sciences

Project Title: Assessing Health Insurers Using Medical Loss Ratio Data—Round II
Principal Investigator: Mark Hall, J.D.
Date Awarded: April 1, 2013
Award Amount: $50,000

Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare

Project Title: Expansion of 2013 Commonwealth Fund International Health Policy Survey to Include the Netherlands
Principal Investigator: Gert Westert, Ph.D.
Date Awarded: April 1, 2013
Award Amount: $23,468

The George Washington University

Project Title: Comprehensive Immigration Reform: Opportunities to Improve Immigrant Health
Principal Investigator: Leighton Ku, Ph.D.
Date Awarded: April 1, 2013
Award Amount: $49,857

Progressive States Network

Project Title: State Health Care Policy Implementation Project
Principal Investigator: Ann Pratt
Date Awarded: March 22, 2013
Award Amount: $35,000

RAND Corporation

Project Title: Assessing the Current Position of WhyNotTheBest.org as a National Benchmarking and Performance Improvement Tool: An External Evaluation
Principal Investigator: Peter Hussey
Date Awarded: March 22, 2013
Award Amount: $50,000

Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York

Project Title: Programming Support for the Fund’s Research Programs: Analysis of National Datasets on Health Reform Issues
Principal Investigator: Bhaven Sampat, Ph.D.
Date Awarded: March 22, 2013
Award Amount: $86,805

Center for Excellence in Health Care Journalism

Project Title: Support for the Association of Health Care Journalists’ Health Journalism 2013, Rural Health Journalism Workshop, and the Aging and Long-Term Care Online Learning Center
Principal Investigator: Len Bruzzese
Date Awarded: February 20, 2013
Award Amount: $40,000

Brown University in Providence in the State of Rhode Island

Project Title: Innovation in High Medicaid Nursing Homes
Principal Investigator: Denise Tyler, Ph.D.
Date Awarded: February 20, 2013
Award Amount: $32,449

Lown Cardiovascular Research Foundation, Inc.

Project Title: Developing a Clinical Case-Series Describing the Nature of the Decision Making Process That Leads to Overuse at the Point of Care
Principal Investigator: Vikas Saini, M.D.
Date Awarded: February 20, 2013
Award Amount: $49,760

Brandeis University

Project Title: 20th Annual Princeton Conference, "The U.S. Healthcare System in Transition"
Principal Investigator: Stuart H. Altman, Ph.D.
Date Awarded: February 20, 2013
Award Amount: $15,000