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Contents

About AHRQ

Impact of AHRQ Research: Fact Sheet (Archived June 2012)

AHRQ 2007 Annual Conference (Archived January 2012)

Assessment of the Medical Reserve Corps Program (Archived December 2011)
Assessment of Self-Evaluation Training for the Medical Reserve (Archived December 2011)
Evaluation of AHRQ's Partnerships for Quality Program (Archived December 2011)

AHRQ Annual Highlights 2007 (Archived November 2011)
AHRQ Annual Highlights 2006 (Archived November 2011)
AHRQ Annual Highlights 2005 (Archived November 2011)
Annual Performance Report, Fiscal Year 2008 (Archived November 2011)
Annual Report, Fiscal Year 2004 (Archived November 2011)
Annual Report, Fiscal Year 2003 (Archived November 2011)
Annual Report, Fiscal Year 2002 (Archived November 2011)
Annual Report, Fiscal Year 2001 (Archived November 2011)
AHRQ: Reauthorization Fact Sheet (Archived November 2011)
Budget Justification, Fiscal Year 2007 (Archived November 2011)
Budget Justification, Fiscal Year 2006 (Archived November 2011)
Budget Justification, Fiscal Year 2005 (Archived November 2011)
Budget Justification, Fiscal Year 2004 (Archived November 2011)
Budget in Brief, 2003 (Archived November 2011)
Budget Justification, Fiscal Year 2003 (Archived November 2011)
Budget in Brief, 2002 (Archived November 2011)
Budget Justification, Fiscal Year 2002 (Archived November 2011)
Budget Justification, Fiscal Year 2001 (Archived November 2011)
Budget Justification, Fiscal Year 2000 (Archived November 2011)
Budget Justification, Fiscal Year 1999 (Archived November 2011)
Performance Plans for FY 2004 and 2005 and Performance Report for FY 2003
Performance Plans for FY 2003 and 2004 and Performance Report for FY 2002
Performance Plans for FY 2002 and 2003 and Performance Report for FY 2001
Performance Plans for FY 2000 and 2001 and Performance Report for FY 1999
Quality Research for Quality Health Care (Archived November 2011)

Center for Cost and Financing Studies (Archived October 2010)
Center for Organization and Delivery Studies (Archived October 2010)
Center for Outcomes and Effectiveness Research (Archived October 2010)
Center for Primary Care Research (Archived October 2010)
Center for Practice and Technology Assessment: Mission and Programs (Archived October 2010)

What Is AHRQ? (Archived September 2010)

Clinical Information

Technology Assessments, 2005-2009 (Archived August 2014)

Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, 2012 (Archived July 2014)

EPC Evidence Reports (Archived June 2012)

Pneumonia: New Prediction Model Proves Promising (Archived April 2012)

Medical Treatment Effectiveness Program (MEDTEP) Research Projects, 1989-1996 (Archived November 2011)
MEDTEP Update (Archived November 2011)

Recommendations Issued for Preventive Services (Archived July 2010)

Beta-Blockers for Acute Myocardial Infarction (Archived May 2010)

Put Prevention Into Practice: Case Studies (Archived April 2010)

CERTs Research Program Briefs (Archived October 2009)

Consumers & Patients

Pneumonia: More Patients May Be Treated at Home (Archived April 2012)

20 Tips to Help Prevent Medical Errors in Children (Archived February 2011)
20 recomendaciones para ayudar a prevenir los errores médicos en los niños (Archived February 2011)
Be Prepared for Medical Appointments (Archived February 2011)
Preparese para las citas medicas (Archived February 2011)
Las primeras etapas del cáncer de seno: ¿Cuáles son sus opciones si tiene que operarse? (Archived February 2011)
Women and Medicines: What You Need to Know (Archived February 2011)
Las mujeres y los medicamentos: Lo que usted necesita saber (Archived February 2011)

Quick Checks for Quality: Choosing Quality Health Care (Archived December 2013)
Your Medicine: Play It Safe (Archived May 2011)
Quit Smoking: Consumer Interactive Tool (Archived January 2011)
Common Uterine Conditions: Options for Treatment (Archived December 2010)
Your Guide to Choosing Quality Health Care (Archived December 2010)
Improving Health Care Quality: A Guide for Patients and Families (Archived December 2010)
Mejorando la calidad de la atención médica: Guía para los pacientes y las familias (Archived December 2010)

Data & Surveys

HCUP Fact Book No. 1: Hospitalization in the United States, 1997 (Archived November 2011)
HCUP Fact Book No. 2: Procedures in U.S. Hospitals, 1997 (Archived November 2011)
HCUP Fact Book No. 3: Care of Women in U.S. Hospitals, 2000 (Archived November 2011)
HCUP Fact Book No. 4: Care of Children and Adolescents in U.S. Hospitals (Archived November 2011)
HCUP Fact Book No. 5: Preventable Hospitalizations: A Window Into Primary and Preventive Care, 2000 (Archived November 2011)
HCUP Fact Book No. 6: Hospitalization in the United States, 2002 (Archived November 2011)
HCUP Fact Book No. 7: Procedures in U.S. Hospitals, 2003 (Archived November 2011)
HCUP Fact Book No. 8: Serving the Uninsured: Safety-Net Hospitals, 2003 (Archived November 2011)
HCUP Fact Book No. 9: Ambulatory Surgery in U.S. Hospitals, 2003 (Archived November 2011)
HCUP Fact Book No. 10: Care of Adults With Mental Health and Substance Abuse Disorders in U.S. Community Hospitals, 2004 (Archived November 2011)
HCUP Highlight 1: Economic and Health Costs of Diabetes (Archived November 2011)
HCUP Highlight 2: Hospital and Ambulatory Surgery Care for Women's Cancers (Archived November 2011)

HIVnet (Archived January 2013)

Safety Net Monitoring (Archived March 2011)

Funding Opportunities

Funding Announcements Archive (Archived July 2014)
Completed Career Development Award Grants (Archived April 2014)
Contracts Archive: Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and Contract Solicitations that have closed (Archived February 2011)

Policy Notices Archive: Inactive Agency Requests or Policy Announcements (Archived May 2011)

AHRQ and the Recovery Act (Archived August 2013)

Preparing for a Career in Health Services Research: Opportunities for Minority Students (Archived August 2012)

News & Information

Electronic Newsletter Archive, 2000-2010 (Archived January 2014)
2000-2010 Press Releases in Spanish (Archived January 2014)

Patient Safety and Health Information Technology E-Newsletter Archive, 2004-2011 (Archived December 2013)

Articles of Interest Archive, 2002-2009 (Archived March 2013)

Testimony, Speeches, and Interviews Archive (Archived November 2011)

2012 News and Numbers (Archived December 2013)
2011 News and Numbers (Archived December 2013)
2010 News and Numbers (Archived December 2013)
2009 News and Numbers (Archived March 2013)
2008 News and Numbers (Archived March 2012)
2007 News and Numbers (Archived November 2011)
2006 News and Numbers (Archived November 2011)
2005 News and Numbers (Archived November 2011)

2010 Press Releases (Archived January 2014)
2009 Press Releases (Archived March 2013)
2008 Press Releases (Archived March 2013)
2007 Press Releases (Archived November 2011)
2006 Press Releases (Archived November 2011)
2005 Press Releases (Archived November 2011)
2004 Press Releases (Archived November 2011)
2003 Press Releases (Archived November 2011)
2002 Press Releases (Archived November 2011)
2001 Press Releases (Archived November 2011)

2000 Press Releases (Archived January 2011)
1999 Press Releases (Archived January 2011)
1998 Press Releases (Archived January 2011)
1997 Press Releases (Archived January 2011)
1996 Press Releases (Archived January 2011)
1995 Press Releases (Archived January 2011)

Effective Health Care Program Listening Session (Archived September 2010)

Priority Populations

Child Health Extramural Research by State and Country (Archived April 2014)

Diabetes Cost Calculator for Employers (Archived May 2012)

AHCPR Research on Children's Health (Archived February 2012)
Health Information Technology in Children's Health Care (Archived February 2012)
Improving Health Care for Minority and Other Vulnerable Populations: Program Brief (Archived February 2012)
Improving Quality in Child and Adolescent Health—Research and Tools (Archived February 2012)
Preventive Services for Children (Archived February 2012)
Supporting Research that Improves Health Care for Children and Adolescents (Archived February 2012)

State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) (Archived March 2010)

Public Health Emergency Preparedness

Public Health Emergency Preparedness Research Program (Archived July 2011)

Emergency Preparedness Resource Inventory (EPRI) (Archived May 2011)

Mass Evacuation Transportation Model: User Manual and Description (Archived March 2011)

Bioterrorism and Health System Preparedness: Issue Briefs (Archived June 2009)

Quality & Patient Safety

Care Coordination Measures Atlas (Archived June 2014)

Remarks by the President on Health Care (Archived June 2013)

President's Advisory Commission on Consumer Protection and Quality in the Health Care Industry Web site (Archived June 2012)
Quality Interagency Coordination Task Force (QuIC) Web site (Archived June 2012)

Ambulatory Care Quality Alliance (AQA) Invitational Meeting Summary, January 12, 2006 (Archived June 2012)
AQA Seventh Invitational Meeting Summary, May 30, 2007 (Archived June 2012)
AQA Sixth Invitational Meeting Summary, January 22, 2007 (Archived June 2012)
AQA Fifth Invitational Meeting Summary, October 24, 2006 (Archived June 2012)
AQA Fourth Invitational Meeting Summary, April 26, 2006 (Archived June 2012)
AQA Third Invitational Meeting Summary, April 27-28, 2005 (Archived June 2012)
AQA Second Invitational Meeting Summary, January 17-18, 2005 (Archived June 2012)
AQA First Invitational Meeting Summary, November 8-9, 2004 (Archived June 2012)

Oregon Consumer Scorecard Project (Archived February 2012)
Reducing Errors in Health Care: Translating Research Into Practice (Archived February 2012)
Tools for Hospitals and Health Care Systems (Archived February 2012)

National Healthcare Quality & Disparities Reports, 2007 (Archived November 2011)
National Healthcare Quality Report, 2006 (Archived November 2011)
National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2006 (Archived November 2011)
National Healthcare Quality Report, 2005 (Archived November 2011)
National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2005 (Archived November 2011)
National Healthcare Quality Report, 2004 (Archived November 2011)
National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2004 (Archived November 2011)
National Healthcare Quality Report, 2003 (Archived November 2011)
National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2003 (Archived November 2011)
The First National Reports on U.S. Healthcare Quality and Disparities (Archived November 2011)
Health Care Disparities in Rural Areas: Selected Findings from the 2004 National Healthcare Disparities Report (Archived November 2011)
Selected Findings on Child and Adolescent Health Care from the 2004 National Healthcare Quality/Disparities Reports (Archived November 2011)
Selected Findings on Child and Adolescent Health Care from the 2007 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports (Archived November 2011)

2008 Preliminary Comparative Results: Medical Office Survey on Patient Safety Culture (Archived December 2010)

Technical Expert Panel Meeting on Home Health Measures (Archived September 2010)
Quality Diagnostic Tools for States (Archived September 2010)

Research Findings

Health Services Research on Aging: Building on Biomedical and Clinical Research (Archived September 2014)
AHRQ Research on Caring for Children With Asthma (Archived September 2014)
Using Established Initiatives to Reduce Disparities in Pediatric Asthma (Archived September 2014)
Highlights of AHRQ Children's Health Care Quality Findings (Archived September 2014)
Child Health Services Research Speaker Series (Archived September 2014)
Research on Child and Adolescent Health: New Starts—Fiscal Year 1996 (Archived September 2014)
Research on Child and Adolescent Health: New Starts—Fiscal Year 1997 (Archived September 2014)
Research on Child and Adolescent Health: New Starts—Fiscal Year 1998 (Archived September 2014)
Research on Child and Adolescent Health: New Starts—Fiscal Year 1999 (Archived September 2014)
Research on Child and Adolescent Health: New Starts—Fiscal Year 2000 (Archived September 2014)
Research on Child and Adolescent Health: New Starts—Fiscal Year 2001 (Archived September 2014)
Research on Child and Adolescent Health: New Starts—Fiscal Year 2002 (Archived September 2014)
Research on Child and Adolescent Health: New Starts—Fiscal Year 2003 (Archived September 2014)
Research on Child and Adolescent Health: New Starts—Fiscal Year 2004 (Archived September 2014)
Research on Child and Adolescent Health: New Starts—Fiscal Year 2005 (Archived September 2014)
Research on Child and Adolescent Health: New Starts—Fiscal Year 2006 (Archived September 2014)
Research on Child and Adolescent Health: New Starts—Fiscal Year 2007 (Archived September 2014)
Research on Child and Adolescent Health: New Starts—Fiscal Year 2008 (Archived September 2014)
Treatment to Prevent Sudden Cardiac Death (Archived September 2014)
Improving Care for People With Coronary Artery Disease (Archived September 2014)
Focus on Cost-Effectiveness Analysis at AHRQ (Archived September 2014)
AHRQ Research to Reduce Cost and Improve the Quality of Health Care (Archived September 2014)
Reducing Costs in the Health Care System: Learning From What Has Been (Archived September 2014)
Improving Access and Quality (Archived September 2014)
Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance: Trends in Cost and Access (Archived September 2014)
The High Concentration of U.S. Health Care Expenditures (Archived September 2014)
HIV Cost and Services Utilization Study (Archived September 2014)
Health Care Costs (Archived September 2014)
Diabetes Disparities Among Racial and Ethnic Minorities (Archived September 2014)
Closing the Quality Gap: Diabetes Care Strategies (Archived September 2014)
Improving Care for Diabetes Patients Through Intensive Therapy and a Team Approach (Archived September 2014)
AHRQ Research on Diabetes Care (Archived September 2014)
Reducing and Preventing Adverse Drug Events To Decrease Hospital Costs (Archived September 2014)
Improving Health Care Quality (Archived September 2014)
Patient Safety Research Highlights (Archived September 2014)
Patient Safety Challenge Grants (Archived September 2014)
Impact of Working Conditions on Patient Safety (Archived September 2014)
Hypertension Care Strategies: Closing the Quality Gap (Archived September 2014)
Medical Informatics for Better and Safer Health Care (Archived September 2014)
Health IT To Advance Excellence in Health Care (Archived September 2014)
AHRQ Health Information Technology Programs-Update 2005-06 (Archived September 2014)
Health Information Technology: Overview (Archived September 2014)
Setting the Agenda for Research on Cultural Competence in Health Care (Archived September 2014)
Managed Care Features and Chronic Conditions (Archived September 2014)
Q-SPAN: Expanding and Improving Quality of Care Measures (Archived September 2014)
AHRQ Tools for Managed Care (Archived September 2014)
Medicaid Uses of AHRQ Research (Archived September 2014)
Medicare Uses of AHRQ Research (Archived September 2014)
The Role of AHCPR Research: Meeting Medicaid's Cost and Quality Challenges (Archived September 2014)
Quality Improvement and Performance Measurement in Medicaid Care Management (Archived September 2014)
Improving Quality of Care for People With Depression (Archived September 2014)
Programs and Tools to Improve the Quality of Mental Health Services (Archived September 2014)
Compendium of Research Related to Mental Health (Archived September 2014)
Excellence Centers to Eliminate Ethnic/Racial Disparities (EXCEED) (Archived September 2014)
AHRQ Resources for Research: Reducing Ethnic and Racial Inequities in Health Care (Archived September 2014)
New Projects and Activities in Minority Health: Fiscal Year 1999 (Archived September 2014)
New Projects and Activities in Minority Health: Fiscal Year 2002 (Archived September 2014)
Grant Awards Relevant to Racial and Ethnic Minority Children: Fiscal Year 2002 (Archived September 2014)
Outcomes Research (Archived September 2014)
Expanding Patient-Centered Care To Empower Patients and Assist Providers (Archived September 2014)
Reducing Costs and Improving Outcomes (Archived September 2014)
Improving Treatment Decisions for Patients with Community-Acquired Pneumonia (Archived September 2014)
AHRQ-Supported Research and Recent Findings (Archived September 2014)
A Critical Analysis of Quality Improvement Strategies: Closing the Quality Gap (Archived September 2014)
Quality Interagency Coordination Task Force QuIC Fact Sheet (Archived September 2014)
Hospital Nurse Staffing and Quality of Care (Archived September 2014)
Nursing Home Residents with Lower Respiratory Tract Infection (Archived September 2014)
Private-Sector Use of AHRQ Research (Archived September 2014)
Tools for Research: Consumer Assessment of Health Plans (CAHPS®) (Archived September 2014)
Tools for Research: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) (Archived September 2014)
AHRQ Tools and Resources for Better Health Care (Archived September 2014)
ACTION Project Awards, Fiscal Year 2006 (Archived September 2014)
ACTION Project Awards, Fiscal Year 2007 (Archived September 2014)
ACTION Project Awards, Fiscal Year 2008 (Archived September 2014)
Translating Research Into Practice (TRIP)-II (Archived September 2014)
AHCPR-Sponsored Research on Women's Health (Archived September 2014)

Research Activities Online Newsletter, 1995-2010 (Archived August 2014)

Primary Care: Where Research and Practice Meet (Archived May 2014)
Research Agenda for Primary Care (Archived May 2014)
AHRQ Primary Care Practice-Based Research Network (PBRN) Initiative (Archived May 2014)
Early AHRQ Support for Practice-Based Research Networks (PBRNs) (Archived May 2014)
2000 AHRQ Practice-Based Research Network (PBRN) Planning Grants (Archived May 2014)
2002 AHRQ Practice-Based Research Network (PBRN) Awards (Archived May 2014)
2003 Practice-Based Research Network (PBRN) Small Research Grants (Archived May 2014)
PBRN Grant Summaries (R03) PAR-03-006, 2003 Small Research Grants (Archived May 2014)
PBRNs Translating Research into Practice (TRIP) Awards--Round One (Archived May 2014)
Translating Research into Practice (TRIP) Awards PBRN Grant Summaries (Archived May 2014)

Using Geographic Methods to Understand Health Issues (Archived February 2012)

Integrated Delivery System Research Network (IDSRN): Field Partnerships to Conduct and Use Research (Archived November 2011)

AHCPR Research on Long-Term Care: 1990-96 (Archived October 2011)
AHRQ-Funded Projects in Long-Term Care Research, FY 2003 (Archived October 2011)
AHRQ-Funded Grants in Long-Term Care Research, FY 2001 (Archived October 2011)
Future Directions for Community-based Long-Term Care Health Services Research: Expert Meeting Summary, June 2000 (Archived October 2011)
Future Directions for Residential Long-Term Care Health Services Research: Expert Meeting Summary, October 1999 (Archived October 2011)

Women's Health (Archived October 2011)

Improving Consumer Choice: Research in Action Fact Sheet (Archived August 2011)
Improving Health Care for Rural Populations: Research in Action Fact Sheet (Archived August 2011)
Strengthening Managed Care: Research in Action Fact Sheet (Archived August 2011)
Using Computers To Advance Health Care: Research in Action Fact Sheet (Archived August 2011)

Special Interest

Knowledge Transfer/Implementation Program Projects (Archived February 2011)

User Liaison Program: Workshop Summaries and Web Conferences (Archived June 2009)

 

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