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  • The California Health Care Landscape - (Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) US)  - 26-AUG-2015    A new fact sheet looks at California's data related to population health, health coverage, and the health care delivery system.
  • AHRQ Issue Brief: Harnessing the Power of Data - (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ))  - 26-AUG-2015    A new issue brief describes for clinicians the ways in which AHRQ harnesses the power of big data in a way that is revolutionizing health care and fostering personalized medicine.
  • A Look at the Private Option in Arkansas - (Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) US)  - 26-AUG-2015    This issue brief examines the results of the Arkansas demonstration waiver project, which requires most adults who are newly eligible for coverage through the Affordable Care Act's Medicaid expansion to enroll in Marketplace plans, often referred to as the "private option," and has allowed Arkansas to cover close to 220,000 Medicaid beneficiaries with commercial provider networks and strengthen its Marketplace.
  • Cycle 2 2015 Broad PFA Applicant Town Hall - (Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) US)  - 20-AUG-2015    Registration is open for this online training session, being held Tuesday, September 15, 2015 from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm EDT
  • Cycle 2 2015 Methods PFA Applicant Town Hall - (Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) US)  - 20-AUG-2015    Registration is open for this online seminar, being held Thursday, September 17, 2015 from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm EDT.
  • Population Health Framework - (National Quality Forum (NQF) USA)  - 10-AUG-2015    The purpose of this Action guide and report is to develop a common framework for communities that will offer practical guidance for improving population health
  • The Future of Home Health Care: Workshop Summary (2015) - (National Academy of Medicine (NAM))  - 06-AUG-2015    The results of a workshop, held on September 30 and October 1, 2014, this report examined policy changes and research priorities that can help support older Americans and clarify the value of home health care.