Slide 12. What are US Preventive Services Task Force Activities?

Understanding the Methods Used by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force in Developing Recommendations

Slide 12. What are US Preventive Services Task Force Activities?

What are US Preventive Services Task Force Activities?

  • Task Force does not consider costs, medical-legal issues or insurance coverage in deliberations.
  • Develops recommendations for primary care clinicians and health systems on a broad range of clinical preventive health care services (e.g., screening, counseling, and preventive medications).

http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/about.htm

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Current as of August 2010
Internet Citation: Slide 12. What are US Preventive Services Task Force Activities?: Understanding the Methods Used by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force in Developing Recommendations. August 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/cpi/centers/ockt/kt/webinars/tfmethods/tfmethodsld12.html