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Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2007 Annual Conference

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Challenges and Strategies

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  1. "To do" list is too long for time, staff & money available
    • Focus
  2. Finding the levers to turn information into action by participating organizations
    • Use the uniqueness of the organization to create pressure for improvement


Data suppliers providing data for ~2M lives or about 70% of the insured, non-Medicare population in the five county region

If asked... the first round of data suppliers are:
First Choice
Group Health
Premera Blue Cross
Regence Blue Shield
The Boeing Company (Regence)
Carpenters Trust
City of Seattle (Aetna)
WA State Health Care Authority
King County (Aetna)
Recreational Equipment Inc (Aetna)
Retail Clerks (Zenith Administrators)
Retail Drug Employees (WPAS)
Washington Mutual (United/MedStat)

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