To advance research on delivery system design and improvement, AHRQ convened a meeting of recent delivery system grantees, leading Federal officials and health policy experts, and nationally known health service researchers. The meeting was held February 16-17, 2011, in Sterling, VA.
ARRA Grants Initiative | Individual Presentations
Advancing Delivery System Research—ARRA Grants Initiative
Select for information on delivery system research grants funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
Methods and Metrics Issues in Delivery Systems Research (PowerPoint® File, 101 KB; (Plugin Software Help, Web Version)
Jeff Alexander, University of Michigan (Subsequently published as Alexander JA, Hearld LR. Methods and metrics challenges of delivery-system research. Implement Sci 2012 Mar 12;7(1):15. Available at http://www.implementationscience.com/content/pdf/1748-5908-7-15.pdf) (Plugin Software Help).
Identifying Key Areas for Delivery Systems Research (PowerPoint® File, 190 KB; (Plugin Software Help, Web Version)
Lawrence Casalino, Weill-Cornell Medical College
The Spread Problem (PowerPoint® File, 733 KB; Plugin Software Help, Web Version)
Joe McCannon, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Current as of January 2013
Advancing Delivery System Research. January 2013. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/qual/deliverysys/2011mtg/index.html