How to Cite and Reprint KFF Materials
The Kaiser Family Foundation’s website, kff.org, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 United States License which allows for the sharing of our information with proper attribution and without alteration. All original Kaiser Family Foundation content is copyrighted material.
If your organization is a not-for-profit, or if KFF’s materials will be used for educational purposes and your readers will not be charged for access (with the exception of tuition or course pack fees), you may reprint our materials.
KFF materials may be reprinted, in whole or in part, without written permission, as long as they are not altered. We do not charge for reprints.
Linking To Our Materials
With respect to republishing KFF materials online, we ask that you link directly to the web page of the report or resource. To ensure your readers benefit from the most current information, do not link directly to PDFs on kff.org. PDFs are often updated and a link directly to the PDF bypasses the webpage where updates and new versions are made available.
Publications (Reports, Surveys, Fact Sheets, Issue Briefs, Perspectives, etc.)
For publications with no authors listed:
[Title of publication], (The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, [date of publication])
For publications with authors listed:
[Author(s)], [Title of publication], (The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, [date of publication])
You should also include the URL and the date accessed.
Data Indicators: State Health Facts / Global Health Facts
Most of the State & Global Health Facts information is public and may be reproduced for free with appropriate citation.
In a few cases, the data are copyrighted and the authors have requested that the data not be reproduced without express permission. If this is the case, the sourcing information on the data indicator web page will specify. Please contact us if you have questions about data use.
The Kaiser Family Foundation State [or Global] Health Facts. [Data Source]
The data source may be cited using the reference that appears on each data indicator page under “Source.”
For example, “The Kaiser Family Foundation’s State Health Facts. Data Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, HIV Surveillance Supplemental Report, Midyear Edition, Vol. 12, No. 1, 2001, “Characteristics of Persons Living with AIDS at the End of 1999.”
You may also choose to include the URL and the date accessed.
Other Website Features
“[Content title],” The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, accessed [Date], [URL]
Any videos produced by the Kaiser Family Foundation must be cited. Follow the citation style outlined above in the “Other Website Features” section. Videos cannot be downloaded from the kff.org site and re-uploaded to an individual’s YouTube channel. Videos may be embedded in an organization or individual’s website for free via the Kaiser Family Foundation’s YouTube channel or through the video’s page on kff.org.
Kaiser Daily Global Health Policy Report
In addition to not altering the content of the news summaries, we require that you retain the hyperlinks within the stories when you are reprinting the Kaiser Daily Global Health Policy Report news summaries online. An RSS feed of the report is also available.
This information was reprinted from kff.org with permission from the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. You can view the entire Kaiser Daily Global Health Policy Report, search the archives, and sign up for email delivery at http://www.kff.org/daily-news/. © Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. All rights reserved.
Kaiser Health News
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If the information provided above does not answer your specific reprint or citation questions, you may contact us. We always appreciate hearing about how our materials are being used. Please contact us to send us a note about how you’re using KFF’s work.