HHS Strategic Goals and Objectives - FY 2001 . Objective 6.3 - Enhance Our Understanding of How to Improve the Quality, Effectiveness, Utilization, Financing, and Cost-Effectiveness of Health Services

09/29/2000

How We Will Accomplish Our Objective

We will improve our understanding of how best Office buildingto deliver health services in the United States by:

  • increasing our investment in health services research.

  • identifying key research questions and selecting the highest quality research proposals.

  • creating research partnerships with states and private sector organizations.

6.3 Implementation Strategies
  • Investments
  • Improving Project Quality
  • Research Partnerships
  • Focusing Research
  • focusing our research on understanding how to improve health services for unserved and underserved populations (e.g., minorities and populations in rural areas); how to improve financing; and how to improve services that present significant challenges in terms of access and effectiveness (e.g., primary care, emergency care, long-term-care, mental health, and substance abuse).

HHS Agencies contributing to this objective:

AHRQ
CDC
HCFA
HRSA
NIH
OS
SAMHSA