Slide 7. Learnings

PCORI's Role in Dissemination of Patient-Centered Outcomes Research: Not "From the Ground Up"

Slide 7. Learnings


  • Programs are most successful when they are audience-centered and use the audiences' preferred formats, channels and trusted sources of information.
  • Credentials are important in gaining access to healthcare providers.
  • Health plans, health systems, and large medical groups can provide valuable and systematic access to clinicians.
  • Clinicians and Patients each want unbiased and balanced information from a trusted and credible source.
  • Disseminating new research differs from disseminating systematic reviews.
  • Potential for Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER) results to influence practice not yet realized—where the opportunity lies.


Page last reviewed October 2014
Page originally created May 2012
Internet Citation: Slide 7. Learnings. Content last reviewed October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.