Donaghue Foundation

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West Hartford, CT 06107-1970

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Friday, April 12, 2019
Lynne Garner, president and CEO of the Donaghue Foundation and Jennie Riley of Rx Foundation, co-authored a blog post in Health Affairs' GrantWatch section about the Kentucky Medicaid Waiver Survey.
Tuesday, December 12, 2017
WEST HARTFORD, CT -- In its fifth year of awards for research on elder health in care facilities, The Donaghue Foundation awarded $250,000 in the fall of 2017 for two studies.
Friday, February 10, 2017
Donaghue Foundation invites letters of intent for research focused on improving the quality of care and quality of life for the elderly population in nursing homes or other care facilities. Letters of intent are due March 27, 2017.
Friday, January 15, 2016
HARTFORD, CT -- The state will partner with four nonprofit health foundations to fund a study that will recommend ways to reduce healthcare costs. The report will examine how other states are working to reduce the cost of care and will make recommendations that address the rising cost of care in Connecticut. The Connecticut Health Foundation, the Universal Health Care Foundation of Connecticut, the Foundation for Community Health, and The Patrick and Catherine Weldon Donaghue Medical Research Foundation will provide a total of $190,000 towards the $363,450 study, which is mandated by legislation passed last year to establish a more competitive healthcare market.
Thursday, May 15, 2014
HARTFORD, CT -- Forty-five percent of Connecticut adults in a survey released Wednesday reported that they have been diagnosed with a chronic disease such as diabetes, hypertension, asthma, heart disease or cancer. Six health foundations released the results of a telephone survey of 5,447 adults conducted between June 2012 and February 2013. The funders include: The Aetna Foundation; Connecticut Health Foundation; the Patrick and Catherine Weldon Donaghue Medical Research Foundation; the Foundation for Community Health; Universal Health Care Foundation of Connecticut; and the Children’s Fund of Connecticut. The study was conducted by the Office of Survey Research at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.