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News Archive in HSR


Year 2014: February January
Year 2013: December November October September August


February 2014

  • Mayors' Resource Guide on Behavioral Health Issues images/pdf.gif icon - (Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)) - 07-FEB-2014 With the costs of behavioral health disorders factoring into cities' economies, this guide attempts to assist mayors with the programs that can impacts health promotion, illness prevention, and early treatment intervention.


January 2014

  • Health ‐ Transportation Connections images/pdf.gif icon - (AARP) - 28-JAN-2014 Seniors in rural communities are dependent on alternative transportation methods in order to get medical care. This policy brief looks at some of the issues and responses.
  • How Many People Have Nongroup Health Insurance? images/pdf.gif icon - (Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) US) - 07-JAN-2014 Based on the Survey of Income and Program Participation, this data note outlines the total number and percent of the non-elderly population enrolled in non-group health insurance coverage.


December 2013


November 2013

  • The PCORI Methodology Report images/pdf.gif icon - (Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) US) - 20-NOV-2013 This report discusses the methodology standards of PCORI, designed to provide specific recommendations regarding the minimum requirements for following PCOR best practices.


October 2013


September 2013


August 2013

  • The NYC Macroscope The NYC Macroscope - (New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene) - 22-AUG-2013 A pilot program is under development that would use electronic health records to track those conditions managed by primary care practices that are important to public health.
  • Inclusion Criteria Inclusion Criteria - (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)) - 20-AUG-2013 Effective June 2014, NGC will employ the 2011 definition of clinical practice guideline developed by the Institute of Medicine