Agency for Health Care Policy and Research


Also found in: Legal, Acronyms.

Agency for Health Care Policy and Research

 (AHCPR)
References in periodicals archive ?
To further complicate comparisons, many generalists will consult with specialists on complicated cases, but medical records do not always show that, says Carolyn Clancy of the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research in Rockville, Md.
LIS researchers--whether faculty or doctoral students--should be encouraged to pursue investigations of issues in health sciences information and to seek outside support from agencies such as the National Library of Medicine and the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research which are already funding work in medical schools and health professions programs.
Updated weekly with new content, the NGC is produced by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ, formerly the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (AHCPR)), in partnership with the American Medical Association (AMA) and the American Association of Health Plans (AAHP) Foundation.
According to the "Medical Expenditure Panel Survey on Nursing Home Trends, 1987 and 1996," produced by the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (AHCPR), 12.
Eisenberg, MD, MBA, is Administrator of the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (AHCPR) in the Department of Health and Human Services.
Only three years old, the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (AHCPR) has a budget of $74 million (1993) to study guidelines for treating disease.
AHRQ was formerly known as the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (AHCPR).
When the federal Agency for Health Care Policy and Research issued clinical practice guidelines for treatment of low back pain in 1994, spinal manipulation was Included as an option provided only that it be done by a "professional with experience.
Full browser ?