Performance Improvement 1997 is the second annual report of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on its evaluation activities. As a report to Congress, it summarizes the findings of HHS evaluations completed in fiscal year (FY) 1996. In that year, HHS agencies produced 87 evaluation reports and supported more than 250 evaluation
Contents Develop, Apply, and Evaluate Medical Review Criteria and Educational Outreach Based Upon Clinical Practice Guidelines: Acute Postoperative Pain and Urinary Incontinence Developing Quality and Utilization Review Criteria for Management of Cataracts in Adults: Phase II Final Report Developing Quality and Utilization Review
MISSION: To provide advice on public health and science to the Secretary of HHS, executive direction to program offices within OPHS, and, at the direction of the Secretary, coordinate crosscutting public health and science initiatives in the Department. OPHS Evaluation Program
MISSION: To promote the timely delivery of appropriate, quality health care to the Nation's aged, disabled, and poor through administration of the Medicare and Medicaid programs. HCFA Evaluation Program
Listing of Abstract Titles Advanced Practice Nursing Education: Strategies for the Allocation of the Proposed Graduate Nursing Education Account Assessment of AIDS Non-Acute Care AIDS Treatment Facilities Developing Effective Health Communication Strategies for High-Risk Youth Outside of School Evaluating Educational Outcomes of
MISSION: To provide a comprehensive health services delivery system for American Indians and Alaska Natives, allowing for maximum tribal involvement in developing and managing programs to meet their health needs.
MISSION: To generate and disseminate information that improves the health care system. AHCPR Evaluation Program The Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (AHCPR) has designed a portfolio that responds to three types of evaluation needs: The need for comprehensive information to assess the Agency's effectiveness in
P erformance Improvement 1995: Evaluation Activities of the Public Health Service is the first annual report on evaluation activities of the U.S. Public Health Service (PHS). As a report to Congress, it summarizes the findings of PHS evaluations completed in fiscal year (FY) 1994.
Performance Improvement 1995: Evaluation Activities of the Public Health Service is the first annual report on evaluation activities of the U.S. Public Health Service (PHS). As a report to Congress, it summarizes the findings of PHS evaluations completed in fiscal year (FY) 1994. In general, the report is intended for three audiences: decisionmake
The analysis included quantitative and qualitative components. Site visits to CHC programs were conducted, former CHC users were interviewed, and CHC encounter data were analyzed. In addition, state and county officials, representatives of safety net providers, community-based organizations, and other stakeholders were interviewed to provide conte
Performance Improvement 2006. Assessing the Effect of Health Care Delivery Among the Emerging Elders of Fort Peck
In the past, the Indian population’s life expectancy was shortened due to a variety of factors. The shorter life expectancy meant fewer elders with chronic diseases. The Native population is now seeing more elders, and with that, more elders with chronic diseases or other manifestations of aging. The Emerging Elders (55 - 64 years of age) repres
Performance Improvement 2003: Evaluation Activities of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is the ninth annual report to Congress summarizing prior fiscal year evaluation efforts. The purpose of this report is to provide Congress with outcome-oriented evaluation findings for the Department’s programs, policies, and strategies. The re
Designing Subsidized Health Coverage Programs to Attract Enrollment: A Review of the Literature and a Synthesis of Stakeholder Views
Final Report Lynn Quincy Patricia Collins Kristin Andrews Christal Stone Submitted to: ASPE/HHS 200 Independence Ave., S.W. Washington, DC 20201 Project Officer: Donald Cox
Prepared by Roy Ahn, Daniel S. Gaylin, Alison Keiller, Daniel N. Mendelson, Adil Moiduddin, and Robert J. Rubin, M.D. of The Lewin Group under the direction of Cheryl Austein, Project Officer for the Office of Health Policy, within the Office of the Assistant Secretary forPlanning and Evaluation (ASPE), Department of Health and Human Services. Oct
Background. Many small populations have distinctive health and health care needs but have been difficult to study in survey research. Objective. This report is part of a project funded by the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation to explore the feasibility of using electronic health record (EHR) and other electronic health data for resea
This report provides national and state-by-state estimates of the number and cost of noncitizen Medicaid beneficiaries. The analyses are based on the Medicaid Quality Control (QC) data base for the first half of 1994, with additional information about Supplemental Security Income (SSI) participants from the Social Security Administration (SSA).
Evaluation of HHS Delivery System Reform Efforts and Affordable Care Act Provisions: Consolidated Evaluation Design Recommendations
By: Robert Mechanic, MBA, Jennifer Perloff Phd, Darren Zinner Phd, Moaven Razavi Phd, Michael J. Keane Dr. P.H Abstract The purpose of this project is to provide a thought piece about what type of coordinated framework might be developed for evaluating the evidence HHS will receive from the multiple delivery system reform initiatives planne