Tag Archives: health services research
The Peterson Center on Healthcare is testing how to replicate the features of 11 exemplary practices to improve health care practice across the country on four dimensions: clinical and functional outcomes, the experience of care, clinician engagement, and total cost of care.
May 16, 2017
The proposal to relocate AHRQ within the NIH is a threatening change, but under the right conditions a reorganization could represent a new beginning with an opportunity to refocus within a larger new home.
March 27, 2017
Read about comings and goings at foundations; awards and honors; and a job opening at both the Missouri Foundation for Health and the California Health Care Foundation.
June 9, 2016
Health Affairs Founding Editor John Iglehart Receives William B. Graham Health Services Research Prize
Health Affairs congratulates our founding editor, John K. Iglehart, on being named the 2016 recipient of the William B. Graham Prize for Health Services Research for his contributions to the health of the public through health services management, health policy development, and healthcare delivery.
May 20, 2016
Variation in the cost, quality, and intensity of clinical services remains a challenge for health system performance in the United States. Successfully reducing unwarranted variation will be necessary to achieve the shared goals of better health, higher quality care, and lower overall costs.
September 23, 2015
To eliminate disparities in health services research, we consider what we really mean by diversity and inclusion in HSR and identify three areas in which solutions will be needed to advance equity.
September 17, 2015
Congressional appropriators face difficult decisions in a time of imposed national budget constraint. However, the move by the House Appropriations Committee to terminate the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is the wrong way to address these challenges.
June 29, 2015