TITLE

PCORI gets down to work

AUTHOR(S)
McKinney, Maureen
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Modern Healthcare;10/31/2011, Vol. 41 Issue 44, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
67225220

 

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