Tag Archives: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Shopping for Insurance? We’ve Got You Covered

Is my prescription covered? What’s my copay? Choosing a health insurance plan that gets you the most bang for your buck is daunting. For many, medication price and coverage is a crucial decision factor. Meanwhile, drug prices vary under different … Continue reading

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National LambdaRail, which uses 12,000 miles of optical fiber to connect universities and federal laboratories, will collaborate with AT&T. AT&T will deliver high bandwidth connectivity to NLR’s network infrastructure to better connect major cancer centers, universities, medical schools, research hospitals … Continue reading

ONC Launches Reporting Patient Safety Events Challenge to Help Reduce Medical Errors

The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) is proud to launch the Reporting Patient Safety Events Challenge, designed to spur development of platform-agnostic health IT tools to facilitate the reporting of medical errors in hospital and outpatient … Continue reading

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A study funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality concluded that evidence of the benefits of clinical decision-support systems (CDSSs) is sparse. A review of 148 randomized, controlled trials found that CDSSs don’t significantly impact clinical, economic, workload … Continue reading