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Sep 26, 2013, 00:01 ET
Sep 23, 2013, 09:15 ET

Kaiser/UNAIDS Study Finds No Real Change In Donor Funding For HIV

Donor Disbursements In 2012 Totaled US$7.86 Billion As world leaders prepare to meet to review progress towards the Millennium Development...

Aug 20, 2013, 11:00 ET

Employer-Sponsored Family Health Premiums Rise a Modest 4 Percent in 2013, National Benchmark Employer Survey Finds

Annual Family Premiums Now Top $16,000 On Average, With Workers Paying Nearly $4,600 Annual premiums for employer-sponsored family health...

Jun 13, 2013, 09:00 ET

Walgreens and Greater Than AIDS Team With Health Departments and Local AIDS Service Organizations to Provide Free HIV Testing in Support of National HIV Testing Day

 Walgreens, the nation's largest drugstore chain (NYSE: WAG) (Nasdaq: WAG), and Greater Than AIDS, a coalition of public and private sector...

Nov 27, 2012, 12:00 ET

AIDS Is a Deeply Personal as Well as Societal Concern For Young Americans of Color

Survey finds Black and Latino Youth "Very Concerned" about Impact of HIV on Themselves and Others Their Age; Black Youth Most Likely to be Offered...

Nov 26, 2012, 12:15 ET

Report Finds State Costs of Implementing The Affordable Care Act's Medicaid Expansion Would Be Modest Compared to Increases in Federal Funds, and Some States Would See Net Savings

Updated Analysis Provides New Data on Coverage and Cost Impact of the Medicaid Expansion Under The ACA A new report released today by...

Mar 14, 2012, 10:15 ET

Americans' Views on the Supreme Court Case Mirror Their Views on the Health Reform Law

  The Public Expects Parts Of The Affordable Care Act To Continue Whatever The Court Rules Two Years After Passage The Public Is Evenly...

Oct 27, 2011, 13:00 ET

States Focus on Cost Containment as a Loss of Federal Stimulus Funds Means State Costs for Medicaid Will Jump in FY 2012

New 50-State Survey Finds Cuts In Provider Payments And Changes In Delivery Of Services Faced with the end of stimulus money and a continuing...

Sep 27, 2011, 11:00 ET

Average Annual Premiums for Family Health Benefits Top $15,000 in 2011, Up 9 Percent, Substantially More than the Growth in Worker's Wages, Benchmark Employer Survey Finds

About 2.3 Million Young Adults Added to Parents' Plan As a Result of Health Reform At Small Firms, One in Four Covered Workers Face Annual...

Aug 15, 2011, 20:01 ET

Kaiser/UNAIDS Study Finds Drop in Overall Disbursements For Aids Response in 2010, Seven Out of 15 Governments Report Reductions

Funding disbursements from donor governments for the AIDS response in low- and middle-income countries fell in 2010, dropping 10% from the previous...

May 26, 2011, 13:00 ET

Be Greater Than AIDS: Get Yourself Tested!

Public and Private Sectors Join to Get Out the Word about HIV Testing Five-City Concert Series, Free HIV Testing Events, Special Programming and...

Apr 15, 2011, 13:30 ET

Former Governor James E. Doyle and Kathryn B. Kaiser Elected to Kaiser Family Foundation Board of Trustees

The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation announced today that the honorable James E. Doyle, former governor of Wisconsin, and Kathryn B. Kaiser, great...

Mar 29, 2011, 00:01 ET

Raising Medicare's Age of Eligibility to 67 Would Achieve Significant Savings, But Shift Costs to 65- and 66-Year-Olds, Other Individuals, Employers and Medicaid, New Analysis Shows

Study Estimates Three in Four People Ages 65 and 66 Would Pay $2,400 More On Average For Health Care in 2014 Than They Would If They Remained in...

Mar 08, 2011, 12:00 ET

The San Antonio Spurs Join With Mayor Castro, Local Health Department and AIDS Organizations to Mobilize Fans to be 'Greater Than AIDS'

Tomorrow at the AT&T Center, the San Antonio Spurs join with Mayor Julian Castro, the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District, the Bexar...

Mar 01, 2011, 10:00 ET

Here Media Empowers Gay Community to be 'Greater Than AIDS'

World's Largest Gay Media Company Partners on Cross-Cutting HIV/AIDS Campaign, Launches New Informational Resources Here Media, the world's...

Jan 25, 2011, 09:30 ET

Americans Remain Divided Over Health Reform with an Uptick in Public Opposition as GOP Ramped Up Repeal Campaign

As Many Americans Would Like To Keep or Expand Health Reform Law As Would Like To Repeal Or Replace It, And Most Oppose Defunding...

Jan 11, 2011, 09:30 ET

With Federal Support, States Hold Steady in Medicaid and CHIP Coverage Policies for Low-Income Children and Families Despite Recession

New 50-State Survey Finds Some States Make Targeted Expansions to Strengthen Coverage and Achieve Efficiencies as They Prepare for Health Reform...

Nov 30, 2010, 10:00 ET

NBA, Walgreens, Major Media and Others Declare 'We Are Greater Than AIDS' on World AIDS Day

New Commitments Respond to AIDS in America, Including: * NBA/WNBA Tips Off Campaign to Mobilize Fans & Fight Stigma * Walgreens Recognizes...

Sep 21, 2010, 00:01 ET

Kaiser Family Foundation Launches Online Health Reform Source to Explain, Analyze and Track the New Law's Implementation

New Initial Features Include Animated Movie Explaining the Law, Policy and Public Opinion Monitoring, and State-Specific Data Nearly six months...

Sep 02, 2010, 11:00 ET

Family Health Premiums Rise 3 Percent to $13,770 in 2010, But Workers' Share Jumps 14 Percent as Firms Shift Cost Burden

About One In Four Covered Workers Now Face Annual Deductibles Of $1,000 Or More, Including Nearly Half Of Those Employed By Small Businesses...