PCORI gets down to work

McKinney, Maureen
October 2011
Modern Healthcare;10/31/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 44, p12
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the determination of the best treatments and procedures that work for particular patients. The author discusses the function of Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) as an independent, not-for-profit entity established by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to conduct and promote comparative effectiveness research. Particular focus is also given to the first grant funding opportunity offered by PCORI under the pilot-project program.


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