Save the Date for Upcoming Briefings:
March 6, 2015: ACA 101
March 11, 2015: Medicare Advantage
March 20, 2015: Medicaid 101
March 27, 2015: Medicare 101
April 1, 2015: Health Care Costs 101
Employer-sponsored insurance has been declining since the 2008-09 recession, according to a new report from the State Health Data Assistance Center (SHADAC) at the University of Minnesota, a project of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The number of people getting insurance from their employer has been declining for nearly a decade, the study finds.
Toolkit: Health Literacy and Health Insurance Literacy- Do Consumers Know What they are Buying?
A new Alliance for Health Reform Toolkit addresses the extent and significance of both health literacy and health insurance literacy for Americans buying and using health insurance.
Toolkit: Preparing the Nursing Workforce for a Changing Health System- The Role Of Graduate Nursing Education
This new Alliance for Health Reform Toolkit provides background for policymakers on today's nursing workforce and expert views on how nursing education and training should evolve to meet the needs of a changing health system.