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Liang C, Miao Q, Kang H, et al. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2019;264:983-987.
This AHRQ-funded analysis of patient safety research found that research output—as measured by federal grant funding and peer-reviewed publications—increased sharply between 1995 and 2014. Publication of the To Err Is Human report and passage of federal budget stimulus funds were associated with an increase in patient safety publications and research funding.
Hochman M, Bourgoin A, Saluja S, et al. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; March 2019. AHRQ Publication No. 18(19)-0055-EF.
Programs are in place to address hospital discharge process gaps that contribute to readmissions. This report summarizes research on primary care perspectives on reducing readmissions. Interventions identified include automated alerting to primary care providers when patients are hospitalized and the patient-centered medical home model.
Notice of Intent to Publish Funding Opportunity Announcement to Improve Care Transitions Through the Use of Interoperable Health Information Technology (R01).
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality; January 28, 2019. AHRQ Publication No. NOT-HS-19-009.
The introduction of information technology has transformed health care. This notice of intent from AHRQ announces an upcoming funding opportunity to support research exploring the adoption of interoperable information technologies to improve communication during transitions. The pending funding will help to refine and develop methods to assess implementation success.
Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Special Emphasis Notice. March 9, 2016. Publication No.NOT-HS-16-009.