boston.com Your Life your connection to The Boston Globe
White Coat Notes: News from the Boston-area medical community
Comments
Send your comments and tips to whitecoat@globe.com
Categories


Blogger
Elizabeth Cooney is a health reporter for the Worcester Telegram & Gazette.
Contributors
Boston Globe Health and Science staff:
Scott Allen
Alice Dembner
Carey Goldberg
Liz Kowalczyk
Stephen Smith
Colin Nickerson
Beth Daley
Karen Weintraub, Deputy Health and Science Editor, and Gideon Gil, Health and Science Editor.
 Short White Coat blogger Ishani Ganguli
 Short White Coat blogger Jennifer Srygley
Week of: November 11
Week of: November 4
Week of: October 28
Week of: October 21
Week of: October 14
Week of: October 7

« Harvard leads U.S. News medical school rankings | Main | In case you missed it: another mild flu season »

Friday, March 30, 2007

Foundation honored for "Roadmap to Coverage"

The Blue Cross Blue Shield Foundation of Massachusetts has won an award from the Council on Foundations for its Roadmap to Coverage project.

The Paul Ylvisaker Award for Public Policy Engagement, named after a former dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Education, is given to a foundation that sets the agenda for public debate, the international association of foundations said.

The Roadmap to Coverage provided research on uninsured people and options for expanding coverage in Massachusetts.

"This award recognizes not only the importance of the work of the foundation through its efforts to support a dialogue on health reform, but is also a reflection of what the entire Massachusetts health care community has achieved through passage of the Massachusetts health reform law," Nancy Turnbull, president of the foundation, said in a statement.

Posted by Elizabeth Cooney at 01:42 PM
Sponsored Links