Director's Update

On July 13, 2012, Carolyn Clancy made this presentation at the meeting of the National Advisory Council.


  1. Director's Update.
  2. Member Updates.
  3. Overview.
  4. FY AHRQ 2012 Budget: $405M.
  5. FY AHRQ 2013 Budget Request: $408.8M.
  6. Overview.
  7. 2011 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports Released.
  8. Quality is Improving Slowly.
  9. Few Disparities in Quality of Care Are Getting Smaller.
  10. National Quality Strategy—First Annual Progress Report.
  11. Next Steps for NQS.
  12. New: 2011 State Snapshots.
  13. Web 'Videonovela' Helps Patients Compare Diabetes Treatments.
  14. Muscle Training Effective in Treating Urinary Incontinence in Women.
  15. Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System.
  16. Highmark (PA, WV).
  17. Hospitals in NE, NM, and NY.
  18. Hospitals in ME, GA, IN, MD, MO, and MI.
  19. Arkansas Department of Health.
  20. Maine Health Data Organization (MDHO).
  21. Utah Department of Health.
  22. Ohio Medicaid.
  23. Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center (part of New York City Health and Hospital Corp.).
  24. Overview.
  25. Web Site Redesign.
  26. Proposed New Primary Navigation.
  27. Health Care Reform Could Have Saved People Hundreds of Dollars a Year, Study Finds.
  28. Forthcoming Release of 2011 Employer Health Insurance Offerings and Premiums.
  29. Collaboration With the National Cancer Institute and CDC.
  30. Patient Safety Organizations (PSOs).
  31. 2012 TeamSTEPPS® Collaborative Meeting.
  32. Healthcare-Associated Infections Agency Priority Goal (HAI-APG) .
  33. Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences (USUHS).
  34. Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
  35. AHRQ Research Makes Health Affairs' Top Ten List.
  36. New Public Portal on Integration of Behavioral Health & Primary Care.
  37. New Self Management Support Resources.
  38. Update From the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.
  39. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendations.
  40. MONAHRQ—New Version 3.0.
  41. New Materials for Clinicians.
  42. A Toolset for E-Prescribing Implementation in Independent Pharmacies.
  43. A Toolset for E-Prescribing Implementation in Physician Offices.
  44. Enabling Patient-Centered Care Through Health Information Technology—EPC Report.
  45. Using Health IT in Workflow Redesign: Impact of Health IT on Workflow.
  46. Project ECHO.
  47. Electronic Data Methods (EDM) Forum.
  48. First Journal Supplement.
  49. Ongoing Activities.
  50. EDM Forum: Organizational Chart.
  51. Recently Released Translation Products.
  52. 2012 AHRQ Annual Conference.
  53. 2012 AHRQ Annual Conference.
  54. Today's Agenda.
Page last reviewed November 2012
Page originally created November 2012
Internet Citation: Director's Update. Content last reviewed November 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.