PSOs reduce the incidence of adverse patient events.
Patient surveys on health care experience
Helping to move PCOR evidence into practice

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The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)'s programs offer practical information to help a variety of health care organizations, providers, and others make care safer in all health care settings.

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SRDR is a collaborative, Web-based repository of systematic review data. This resource serves as both an archive and a data extraction tool. The data can be shared worldwide among organizations and individuals producing systematic reviews, and a central database of systematic review data can be critiqued, updated, and augmented on an ongoing basis.
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TalkingQuality is a comprehensive resource and guide for organizations that produce and disseminate reports to consumers on the quality of care provided by health care organizations (e.g., hospitals, health plans, medical groups, nursing homes) and individual physicians.
TEAMStepps Logo: TEAMStepps: Team Strategies & Tools to Enhance Performance and Patient Safety
TeamSTEPPS is an evidence-based set of teamwork tools, aimed at optimizing patient outcomes by improving communication and teamwork skills among health care professionals.
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The Technology Assessment Program provides technology assessments for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to inform its national coverage decisions for the Medicare program as well as provide information to Medicare carriers.
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The Technology Assessment (TA) Program provides technology assessments for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). These technology assessments are used by CMS to inform its national coverage decisions for the Medicare program as well as provide information to Medicare carriers. Technology assessments are based on a systematic review of the literature, along with appropriate qualitative and quantitative methods of synthesizing data from multiple studies.
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The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) offers practical, research-based tools and other resources to help a variety of health care organizations, providers, and others make care safer in all health care settings.
United States Health Information Knowledgebase
The U.S. Health Information Knowledgebase provides an online, publicly accessible registry and repository of health care-related data, metadata, and standards to support the health information technology initiatives of the HHS Secretary and AHRQ. The knowledgebase provides the functionality to interactively view, compare, and download data information in various formats to analyze and harmonize standards, clinical quality and patient safety measures, and other health care data.

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