Partner Updates

  • The Future of Health Justice in North Carolina

    The Future of Health Justice in North Carolina

    February 20, 2024

    Last year, Down Home North Carolina’s co-executive director, Todd Zimmer, joined us to share lessons and reflections from recently Expanding...

  • Private Equity, Corporate Greed, and the “Financialization” of Healthcare

    Private Equity, Corporate Greed, and the “Financialization” of Healthcare

    February 7, 2024

    “Oh, please. Healthcare is no different than any other investment. You cut costs, you increase revenue, you generate revenue.” –...

  • Transforming Our Healthcare System Through Nonpartisan Civic Engagement

    Transforming Our Healthcare System Through Nonpartisan Civic Engagement

    January 16, 2024

    Historically, physicians have voted less often compared to the general population. The most common reasons include not being registered, unaccommodating...

  • 2023 Wrapped – Year-End Highlights from Rx Grant Partner Network

    2023 Wrapped – Year-End Highlights from Rx Grant Partner Network

    January 3, 2024

    As we ring in the new year, we want to highlight reflections and highlights from 2023 that our grant partners...

  • Combatting Health Misinformation: Lessons and Innovations from COVID Vaccine Outreach Efforts

    Combatting Health Misinformation: Lessons and Innovations from COVID Vaccine Outreach Efforts

    December 20, 2023

    Health-related mis- and disinformation is running rampant. There appear to be false claims everywhere – in conversations, on television, in the...

  • Improving Healthcare For People Experiencing Homelessness

    Improving Healthcare For People Experiencing Homelessness

    November 20, 2023

    In 2021, the Rx Foundation supported a new partnership between the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, four health care systems, and...

  • Improving Health At Reentry: HARP’s Latest Policy Recommendations

    Improving Health At Reentry: HARP’s Latest Policy Recommendations

    November 14, 2023

    In October 2023, the Health and Reentry Project (HARP) issued a new report that provides expanded recommendations of services and...

  • The Road to Affordable Healthcare: Advocacy in Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee

    The Road to Affordable Healthcare: Advocacy in Alabama, Mississippi, and Tennessee

    November 2, 2023

    “I try not to go until I absolutely have to”, said Katie Franklin, a single mother of two, working fulltime...

  • Care Over Cost & People Over Profit: Fighting Medical Claim Denials

    Care Over Cost & People Over Profit: Fighting Medical Claim Denials

    August 9, 2023

    In May 2023, members of the campaign Care Over Cost took BlueCross BlueShield to task in a demonstration outside the...

  • Celebrating Civic Health Month

    Celebrating Civic Health Month

    August 2, 2023

    It’s #CivicHealthMonth! Every August, over 300 organizations nationwide, including the American Medical Association, Massachusetts General Hospital, and the National Medical...