The Nicholson Foundation is dedicated to addressing the complex needs of vulnerable populations in New Jersey’s urban and other underserved communities.
Health Affairs Blog Post Describes Medicaid 2.0 Blueprint to Modernize New Jersey’s Medicaid Program
In an Op-Ed for Health Affairs “GrantWatch” blog, Joan Randell and Rachel Cahill write about the recently-released Medicaid 2.0 Blueprint. The Blueprint resulted from a collaborative process that brought together stakeholders from across New Jersey. Their post suggests that other foundations may want to support a similar collaborative process for modernizing other states’ Medicaid programs.
Request for Proposals (RFP) for Integrating Behavioral Health into Primary Care
The Nicholson Foundation is requesting proposals from New Jersey-based primary care clinics or practices interested in integrating behavioral health into primary care. We plan to support up to five clinics or practices to implement the Cherokee Health Systems’ model. Click below to download the RFP for full details on the project and the application process.
Arturo Brito, MD, MPH, Named Executive Director of The Nicholson Foundation
Arturo Brito, MD, MPH, joined The Nicholson Foundation on March 13, 2017 as its Executive Director. A pediatrician with a public health background, Dr. Brito was previously the Deputy Commissioner, Public Health Services, of the New Jersey State Department of Health.
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