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Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2007 Annual Conference

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Before... no infrastructure to facilitate information technology, quality or disease management

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Graphical illustration of the relationships between providers and other stakeholders.

Providers are represented by scattered green dots. Hospital and RHCs are represented by a small cluster of green dots, one large dot above three smaller ones. Between the Providers and Hospital/RHCs is a red circle with a line across it (the traditional "NO" symbol) that covers the following text: "Negotiation leverage. Return on investment."

The following text is below:

"Presence of consistent and coordinated community oriented approach???" and the following items in a row of boxes:

  • Acquisition and Dissemination of information technology.
  • Community Based Quality Improvement Programs and Monitoring
  • Continuing Education
  • Research
  • Practice Management Support
  • Evidence Based Medicine
  • Workforce Development

Each box bears a red X.

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