skip to content
To improve health and health care. Volume XVI : the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation anthology Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

To improve health and health care. Volume XVI : the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation anthology

Author: Stephen L Isaacs; David C Colby; Risa Lavizzo-Mourey; Joe Alper
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Jossey-Bass, a Wiley brand, [2015]
Series: Jossey-Bass Public Health.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
The RWJF''s biannual update on the latest developments in U.S. health care To Improve Health and Health Care is the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation''s biannual anthology, focusing on the pressing health and health care issues facing the country. This volume covers some of the most important topics in public health, preventative medicine, and health services. Readers will find an in-depth look into the programs funded  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
To improve health and health care. Volume xvi.
San Francisco, California : Jossey-Bass, ©2015
xi, 280 pages
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen L Isaacs; David C Colby; Risa Lavizzo-Mourey; Joe Alper
ISBN: 9781119000792 1119000793
OCLC Number: 895722227
Notes: Cataloged as a continuing resource by Library of Congress.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Foreword: Crafting a New Vision for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; Acknowledgments; Section One: The Pioneer Portfolio; Chapter 1. Where Do Ideas Come From? The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Experience; Finding Ideas 1: At the Beginning; Finding Ideas 2: The Traditional Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Approach; Finding Ideas 3: The Pioneer Way; Finding Ideas 4: The Present and Near Future; Notes; Chapter 2. The Pioneer Portfolio; Introduction; The Search for Innovation at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; A Culture within a Culture. Networking the NetworksHarnessing the Power of Data; Opening "Opportunity Spaces"; From Enabling to Breakthrough; "Pitch Us"; Conclusion; Notes; Chapter 3. OpenNotes; Introduction; A Timely Idea; To Share or Not to Share; Launching the Experiment; What Happened; Aftermath; Conclusion; Appendix; Notes; Chapter 4. Using Video Games to Improve Health; Introduction; The Potential of Games to Improve Health; Games for Health: Bringing the Health and Video Game Communities Together; Health Games Research: Building a Body of Knowledge; Face Station: A Game for Autistic Children. A Burgeoning, Struggling FieldVideo Games for Health-An Oxymoron?; The Future: Promise and Frustration; Notes; Section Two: Reducing Childhood Obesity; Chapter 5. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation''s Efforts to Reduce Childhood Obesity; Notes; Chapter 6. Building a Field of Childhood Obesity Research; Introduction; Forging a Multipronged Research Agenda; Active Living Research; Healthy Eating Research; Bridging the Gap; The Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity; Salud America! The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Research Network to Prevent Obesity Among Latino Children. The African American Collaborative Obesity Research Network (AACORN)Conclusion: An Eye to the Future; Notes; Chapter 7. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation''s Programs to Improve the Built Environment; Introduction; Notes; A Suite of Programs to Improve the Built Environment; A Tale of Three Cities; Other Communities; Conclusion; Chapter 8. The Healthy Schools Program; Introduction; Note; A Lesson Taken to Heart; Getting Started; How the Healthy Schools Program Works; The Healthy Schools Program in Practice; Conclusion; Note; Chapter 9. The Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities Program. IntroductionNotes; It Takes a Community; Jefferson County, Alabama; Charleston, West Virginia; Louisville, Kentucky; Conclusion; Notes; Section Three: Local Initiatives; Chapter 10. The 211 LA Developmental Screening and Care Coordination Program; Introduction; Notes; Bringing Developmental Screening to 211 LA; Early Intervention-the Stitch in Time; Developmental Screening; Neither Diagnosis Nor Prescription; Care Coordination-Active, Hands-On Referral; A Performance-Driven Organization; The Road Ahead; Conclusion; Notes; The Editors; The Contributors; Index; EULA.
Series Title: Jossey-Bass Public Health.
Other Titles: Robert Wood Johnson Foundation anthology
Responsibility: Stephen L. Isaacs and David C. Colby, editors ; foreword by Risa Lavizzo-Mourey ; contributors, Joe Alper [and nine others].

Abstract:

The RWJF's biannual update on the latest developments in U.S. health care To Improve Health and Health Care is the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's biannual anthology, focusing on the pressing  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/895722227> # To improve health and health care. Volume XVI : the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation anthology
    a schema:Book, schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "895722227" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Place/united_states> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/public_health_research_grants> ; # Public health--Research grants
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/obesity_in_children_united_states_prevention> ; # Obesity in children--United States--Prevention
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/medical_care> ; # Medical care
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/political_science_public_policy_social_security> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Public Policy--Social Security
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/public_health_research_grants_united_states> ; # Public health--Research grants--United States
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/362.10973/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/public_health_united_states_endowments> ; # Public health--United States--Endowments
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/medical_care_united_states> ; # Medical care--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/political_science_public_policy_social_services_&_welfare> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Public Policy--Social Services & Welfare
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/obesity_in_children_prevention> ; # Obesity in children--Prevention
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Organization/robert_wood_johnson_foundation> ; # Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/public_health_endowments> ; # Public health--Endowments
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/public_health> ; # Public Health
    schema:alternateName "Robert Wood Johnson Foundation anthology" ;
    schema:bookEdition "First edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Person/lavizzo_mourey_risa> ; # Risa Lavizzo-Mourey
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Person/alper_joe> ; # Joe Alper
    schema:datePublished "2015" ;
    schema:description "Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Foreword: Crafting a New Vision for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; Acknowledgments; Section One: The Pioneer Portfolio; Chapter 1. Where Do Ideas Come From? The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Experience; Finding Ideas 1: At the Beginning; Finding Ideas 2: The Traditional Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Approach; Finding Ideas 3: The Pioneer Way; Finding Ideas 4: The Present and Near Future; Notes; Chapter 2. The Pioneer Portfolio; Introduction; The Search for Innovation at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation; A Culture within a Culture."@en ;
    schema:description "The RWJF''s biannual update on the latest developments in U.S. health care To Improve Health and Health Care is the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation''s biannual anthology, focusing on the pressing health and health care issues facing the country. This volume covers some of the most important topics in public health, preventative medicine, and health services. Readers will find an in-depth look into the programs funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, providing policy makers, practitioners, and interested members of the public a valuable perspective to inform strategy for the coming years."@en ;
    schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Person/isaacs_stephen_l> ; # Stephen L. Isaacs
    schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Person/colby_david_c> ; # David C. Colby
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4451936049> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Series/jossey_bass_public_health> ; # Jossey-Bass Public Health.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#CreativeWork/to_improve_health_and_health_care_volume_xvi> ;
    schema:name "To improve health and health care. Volume XVI : the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation anthology"@en ;
    schema:productID "895722227" ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=855957> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10943652> ;
    schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1798781> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1798781_0> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1798781> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781119000792> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/895722227> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Organization/robert_wood_johnson_foundation> # Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Robert Wood Johnson Foundation." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Person/alper_joe> # Joe Alper
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Alper" ;
    schema:givenName "Joe" ;
    schema:name "Joe Alper" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Person/colby_david_c> # David C. Colby
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Colby" ;
    schema:givenName "David C." ;
    schema:name "David C. Colby" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Person/isaacs_stephen_l> # Stephen L. Isaacs
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Isaacs" ;
    schema:givenName "Stephen L." ;
    schema:name "Stephen L. Isaacs" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Person/lavizzo_mourey_risa> # Risa Lavizzo-Mourey
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Lavizzo-Mourey" ;
    schema:givenName "Risa" ;
    schema:name "Risa Lavizzo-Mourey" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Place/united_states> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Series/jossey_bass_public_health> # Jossey-Bass Public Health.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/895722227> ; # To improve health and health care. Volume XVI : the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation anthology
    schema:name "Jossey-Bass Public Health." ;
    schema:name "Jossey-Bass Public Health" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/medical_care_united_states> # Medical care--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Medical care--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/obesity_in_children_prevention> # Obesity in children--Prevention
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Obesity in children--Prevention"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/obesity_in_children_united_states_prevention> # Obesity in children--United States--Prevention
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Obesity in children--United States--Prevention"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/political_science_public_policy_social_security> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Public Policy--Social Security
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Public Policy--Social Security"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/political_science_public_policy_social_services_&_welfare> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Public Policy--Social Services & Welfare
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Public Policy--Social Services & Welfare"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/public_health_endowments> # Public health--Endowments
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Public health--Endowments"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/public_health_research_grants> # Public health--Research grants
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Public health--Research grants"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/public_health_research_grants_united_states> # Public health--Research grants--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Public health--Research grants--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#Topic/public_health_united_states_endowments> # Public health--United States--Endowments
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Public health--United States--Endowments"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4451936049#CreativeWork/to_improve_health_and_health_care_volume_xvi>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "To improve health and health care. Volume xvi." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/895722227> ; # To improve health and health care. Volume XVI : the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation anthology
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781119000792>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1119000793" ;
    schema:isbn "9781119000792" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/895722227>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/895722227> ; # To improve health and health care. Volume XVI : the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation anthology
    schema:dateModified "2017-09-16" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.