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2021 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report

WEBIntroduction. The National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Report assesses the performance of our healthcare system and identifies areas of strengths and …

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Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality: A Profile

WEBThe Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) is the lead Federal agency charged with improving the safety and quality of healthcare for all Americans. AHRQ …

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Research Overview Digital Healthcare Research

WEBThe Research Overview highlights how the DHR program is supporting crucial research that identifies how the various components of the ever evolving digital healthcare ecosystem …

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Defining Health Systems Agency for Healthcare Research …

WEBThe Compendium of U.S. Health Systems, 2016, defines a health system as an organization that includes at least one hospital and at least one group of physicians that …

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Need to systematically identify and mitigate risks upon

WEBPatients managing chronic health conditions can be vulnerable to patient safety events during hospitalizations. Using Parkinson’s disease as an example, the …

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Strategies to Improve Organizational Health Literacy.

WEBBackground. Health literacy is important at both the personal and organizational levels. According to Healthy People 2030, personal health literacy defined as an individual's …

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The 2022 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities …

WEBWhat does healthcare in the United States look like? The answer, of course, is complicated. It depends on one’s perspective. But regardless of how one attempts to address the …

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Top Penn State Health surgeon warned leaders about …

WEBTop Penn State Health surgeon warned leaders about transplant problems months before shutdown. Then he was let go.

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Patient Education and Engagement Agency for …

WEBAHRQ has many patient engagement guides and tools for hospitals, primary care, and other settings to help improve interactions between providers and patients and their families. …

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National Healthcare Quality 2023

WEBMore than 80% of nursing home workers are women. Between 2019 and 2022, the number of female nursing home workers decreased 12%, and the number of male workers …

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When Vomit Gets in the Way: Aspiration Resulting in Death

WEBThe Case. A 32-year-old woman with weight of 100.2 kg (body mass index of 39.1) with a history of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), diabetes mellitus and obstructive …

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Glossary Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

WEBA. Acid Reflux: A condition in which food or liquid leaks backwards from the stomach into the tube from the mouth to the stomach (the esophagus). Also known as …

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Evaluating the prevalence of four recommended practices for

WEBPreventing suicide among patients who express suicidal ideation or are identified at risk of suicide during care is a Joint Commission National Patient Safety …

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Quality Improvement (QI) Toolkit with Templates, Instructions, and

WEBThis toolkit consists of 10 tools and templates—with instructions and examples—for primary care practices to use to improve quality. Tools include: cause and effect diagram, failure …

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Personal Health Literacy Measurement Tools Agency for …

WEBPersonal health literacy is the degree to which individuals have the ability to find, understand, and use information and services to inform health-related decisions and …

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Outcomes Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

WEBTopic: Outcomes. Outcomes are defined as the impact of a healthcare service or intervention, and can include events or results in: Patient health status or quality of life. …

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About SDOH in Healthcare Agency for Healthcare Research and …

WEBAn integral part of delivering high-quality healthcare is understanding the social determinants of health (SDOH) of patients and of communities in which healthcare is …

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Gap Analysis Facilitator's Guide Agency for Healthcare Research …

WEBThe gap analysis is comprised of three steps: Review of documentation of organizational practices, policies, and procedures. In-person, facilitated focus groups with key …

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Feeling Energized After Another Successful AcademyHealth Annual

WEBI have been contemplating the 2024 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting (ARM), held this year in Baltimore, since its conclusion ten days ago. I hope all …

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About Health Literacy Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

WEBThe health literacy field has evolved over several decades. Its initial focus was on individuals who had poor literacy skills. Now there is a broad recognition that everyone – …

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Communicate Clearly: Tool 4

WEBInternet Citation: Communicate Clearly: Tool 4. Content last reviewed April 2024. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. The AHRQ Health Literacy …

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Resources for Women’s Health

WEBAHRQ offers information to help enhance our understanding of women’s unique health needs and empower women to be more engaged in health care decisions. In addition to …

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