NAC 2011 April - Director's Update

On April 8, 2011, Carolyn Clancy, MD, made this presentation at the meeting of the National Advisory Council.


  1. Director's Update
  2. Saying Goodbye
  3. AHRQ Transition
  4. New NAC Members
  5. NAC Member Updates
  6. Overview
  7. FY 2011 Budget
  8. FY 2012 Budget Proposal
  9. National Health Care Quality Strategy
  10. National Health Care .Quality Strategy—Why?
  11. Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute
  12. Overview
  13. Routine Osteoporosis Screening Recommended for Older Women
  14. Keystone Initiative Cuts Deaths From HAIs in Michigan ICUs
  15. Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia Rates Down in Michigan ICUs
  16. Reports Indicate That Quality Is Improving, but at Slow Pace
  17. Task Force Names .New Members and Leadership
  18. Health Literacy Linked to Death Rates, ED Visits, Hospitalizations
  19. Treatments Show Promise in Reducing Autism-related Behaviors
  20. Impact Case Study: Hospital Quality Alliance
  21. Impact Case Study: IFMC (Medicare QIO for Iowa)
  22. Knowledge Transfer Case Study: Anaconda Internal Medicine (Montana)
  23. Knowledge Transfer Case Study: Piedmont Healthcare (Georgia)
  24. Knowledge Transfer Case Study: State of Alabama
  25. Overview
  26. Recent AHRQ In-Store Campaigns
  27. Audio-Video & New Media
  28. Patient Safety Organizations
  29. HHS Guidance on PSOs and FDA Reporting
  30. Health Information Technology Common Format
  31. Consumer Assessment of Health Care Providers and Systems (CAHPS®)
  32. In Development: Health Care Exchanges CAHPS®
  33. Refreshed Patient Safety Web Sites
  34. Advancing HHS Data Strategy and Planning Efforts
  35. MEPS Capacity to Inform: Provisions of the Affordable Care Act
  36. AHRQ Research Effort Informs Drug Safety
  37. Update on the USPSTF Posting Draft Recommendations
  38. Funding Opportunity: Research Centers for Excellence in Clinical Preventive Services
  39. AHRQ's Public Health Emergency Preparedness Program
  40. Public Health Emergency Preparedness Program Transition
  41. Recent Releases From AHRQ's Effective Health Care Program
  42. Recent Releases From AHRQ's Effective Health Care Program
  43. Health Care Innovations Exchange
  44. AHRQ Health Care Innovations Exchange
  45. Two IOM Reports Released
  46. Centers for Education and Research on Therapeutics (CERTs)
  47. Upcoming Health IT Products
  48. Workflow Assessmentfor Health IT Toolkit
  49. AHRQ Summit on Public Reporting for Consumers, March 23, 2011
  50. AHRQ Meeting: Challenge and Promise of Delivery System Research. Feb. 16-17, 2011
  51. Soon! MONAHRQ 2.0
  52. MONAHRQ Wins HHSInnovates Award
  53. Adding Lab Data & Present on Admission (POA) to State Discharge Data
  54. 2011 AHRQ Annual Conference
  55. Overview
  56. Today's Agenda
Page last reviewed October 2014
Page originally created August 2011
Internet Citation: NAC 2011 April - Director's Update. Content last reviewed October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.