AHRQ Grant HS21864: Related Publication Summaries

Ideas for a Healthy Baby: Reducing Disparities in Consumer Use of Quality Data

"IDEAS for a healthy baby—reducing disparities in use of publicly reported quality data: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial."

Goff SL, Pekow PS, White KO, and others.
Trials 2013 14(244).
PUBMED link:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23919671

A major goal of this study is to determine the efficacy of a patient navigator intervention to assist low-income pregnant women in the use of publicly available information about quality of care when choosing a pediatrician. Successful completion will yield important new knowledge about the value of guided website navigation as a strategy to increase the value of publicly reported data.

 

 
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