Health News

  • Friday, August 5th, 2011

    The Health Policy Program has released on the web, "Use of Preventative Services by Children and Adults with IDD: Fiscal Years 2008 and 2009." The report is one in a series that responds to a mandate from the Iowa legislature to determine whether the physical and dental health needs of recipients of medical assistance who are persons with intellectual and/or developmental disability (IDD) were

  • Monday, June 6th, 2011

    The Public Policy Center will examine the effect of the health care reform law on the health care safety net for uninsured, Medicaid and other vulnerable patients in Iowa.
  • Monday, May 16th, 2011

    Dr. Peter Damiano, Ki Park, and Kristi Law released a report that investigates the current technology use in five health care provider settings.
  • Sunday, March 20th, 2011

    Peter Damiano spoke with Iowa Public Radio about the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and its effect on Iowa.
  • Tuesday, March 15th, 2011

    The University of Iowa Interdisciplinary Health Group will award UI students working on health-related research on Tuesday, April 26.
  • Friday, February 25th, 2011

    Iowa state Senators Jack Hatch and Joe Bolkcom discussed the implementation of health care reform activities on March 4th.
  • Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011

    Dr. Mariannette Miller-Meeks discussed the role the Iowa Department of Public Health in the implementation of health care reform on February 25th.
  • Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

    A new report evaluates the IowaCare program's impact on preventive health behavior and chronic care management of enrollees.
  • Tuesday, October 19th, 2010

    Dr. Peter Damiano's article published in the Iowa Dental Journal considers several questions about health care reform in relation to dentistry.
  • Monday, June 28th, 2010

    Dr. Peter Damiano discussed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act at a panel discussion at the Iowa Public Library on June 23rd.