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1996 Press Releases

Date Title
12/30/96 AHCPR Examining Patient Referral Patterns
12/23/96 RFP Available for Evidence-based Practice Centers
12/23/96 AHCPR Invites Nominations of Topics for Evidence-based Centers
12/18/96 AHCPR To Demonstrate Use of Computerized Decision-Support Software in Clinical Practice
12/6/96 New Studies Focus on Improving Quality of Care
12/3/96 Highlights from AHCPR's October Research Findings
12/3/96 AHCPR Seeks Improved Respiratory Disease Care
12/2/96 Statement of AHCPR Administrator Clifton R. Gaus
11/29/96 AHCPR Announces New Quality Measurement Network
11/25/96 AHCPR To Help Public and Private Groups Develop Tools for Clinical Improvement
10/31/96 AHCPR Funding Studies on Hysterectomy vs. Alternative Treatment for Uterine Conditions
10/25/96 HHS Secretary Appoints New Members to AHCPR National Advisory Council
10/23/9 AHCPR-Funded Study Finds Thrombolysis Saves as Many Lives as Angioplasty and Costs Less
10/18/96 AHCPR National Advisory Council To Meet October 25
10/8/96 Highlights from Recent AHCPR Research Findings
10/3/96 Status of Pending Guidelines Under AHCPR's Revamped Guideline Program
10/1/96 New AHCPR-Funded Study on Neonatal Mortality Published in JAMA
9/30/96 AHCPR Funds New Studies
9/25/96 New Guideline Urges Prompt Assessment for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias
9/12/96 AHCPR and NCPIE Encourage Consumers To Talk with Professionals about Safe, Effective Prescription Medicine Use
9/9/96 Lisa Simpson Named AHCPR Deputy Administrator
9/3/96 Consumers and Health Care Professionals Have Different Views on Quality of Care
8/8/96 AHCPR Produces Audiotape For Consumers Who Are Visually Impaired
7/11/96 AHCPR Announces Appointment of CAHPS® Advisory Group
6/14/96 FY97 Funding for the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research
6/4/96 AHCPR To Support New Quality Measurement Network
5/28/96 Outcomes and Effectiveness Research Priorities: AHCPR Calls for Suggestions
5/2/96 Restructuring of AHCPR's Clinical Practice Guideline Program
4/30/96 AHCPR, Duke University, and DuPont Merck Sign Agreement to Continue Stroke Prevention Research
4/30/96 AHCPR Receives $125.3 Million in FY 1996 Funding
4/29/96 AHCPR Unveils New Inpatient Data Product
4/23/96 New Guidelines Challenge All Clinicians To Help Smokers Quit
4/3/96 AHCPR Releases New Clinical Performance Measures Database
4/3/96 AHCPR, HCFA Agree to Develop Medicare Consumer Survey Questions
3/5/96 Help for People with Urinary Incontinence
2/28/96 AHCPR Offers Internet Access to Key Information for Consumers and Health Care Community
2/21/96 AHCPR Announces Faculty of a New Initiative to Assist Consumers in Selecting High-Quality Health Plans
2/14/96 Clinton Administration Supports Research in Pediatric Emergency Medicine
2/6/96 New Surgery Guide Encourages Consumers To Evaluate Options


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