Robert Wood Johnson Foundation http://wamc.org en Vt. to be first state to post health care rates http://wamc.org/post/vt-be-first-state-post-health-care-rates <p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 11px;"><font color="red">Vermont</font> is poised to become the first state in the country to tell people without <font color="red">health</font> insurance how much they can pay for coverage through the federal Affordable <font color="red">Care</font> Act when it begins offering benefits next year.</span></p> Mon, 01 Apr 2013 11:20:42 +0000 Jaired Crofut 61143 at http://wamc.org Vt. to be first state to post health care rates 2013 County Health Rankings Are Released http://wamc.org/post/2013-county-health-rankings-are-released <p>An annual report on health rankings for counties across the country has just been released. Four Hudson Valley counties are in the top 10 in New York.</p><p>It’s the fourth annual report on health rankings, and gives a snapshot of the overall health of counties. Abbey Cofsky is senior program officer for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, which developed the report with the University of Wisconsin’s Population Health Institute.</p><p>And it is some of these factors that propelled Rockland County toward the top of the list in New York.</p> Thu, 21 Mar 2013 16:52:28 +0000 Allison Dunne 60367 at http://wamc.org