Slide 6 Effective Health Care Program.
AHRQ's Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Dissemination and Implementation ActivitiesText version of slide presentation from a National Advisory Council meeting.
- AHRQ's Effective Health Care Program created by Medicare Modernization Act of 2003.
- From 2005-2009, AHRQ received $129 million from Congress for patient-centered outcomes research plus $300 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
- Program has published more than 100 products, including guides for clinicians and consumers, with plans for 75 more over the next two years.
- Emphasis on user-driven synthesis of existing evidence, creation of new evidence, and evidence translation.
Current as of November 2011
Internet Citation: Slide 6 Effective Health Care Program.: AHRQ's Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Dissemination and Implementation Activities. November 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/events/nac/2011-11-nac/slutsky/slutskysl6.html