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Upcoming Event       2017 Annual Research Meeting

2017 Annual Research Meeting

AcademyHealth's Annual Research Meeting convenes users and producers of health services research from around the world to improve health and health care.

Date & Time June 25-27, 2017 Location Hyatt Regency, New Orleans, LA
Upcoming Event       2017 Health Policy Orientation

2017 Health Policy Orientation

A comprehensive seminar on all aspects of health policy.
Date & Time October 23-25, 2017 Location AcademyHealth, Washington, D.C.
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Health Services Research Continues to Take Hits in President's Budget

Today the president's budget was released, providing some much-needed detail to the "skinny budget" that was released in March. Today's release confirms the Administration's earlier proposal to move the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality under the National Institutes of Health umbrella.
Posted May 23, 2017
Topics Advocacy
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Moving Health Care Data Collection into the Electronic Realm

For more than 30 years, the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has collected, analyzed and disseminated data on health care utilization in the United States, including the National Health Care Surveys, a family of surveys of health care providers in inpatient, ambulatory, and long-term care settings. NCHS is now bringing this family of surveys into the electronic realm.
Posted May 17, 2017
Topics Advocacy