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Research Review - Final – Jan. 9, 2013

Closing the Quality Gap Series: Revisiting the State of the Science – A Summary


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Printed copies of Executive Summaries in the Closing the Quality Gap: Revisiting the State of the Science series can be ordered separately or as a kit that contains a complete set of all eight summaries and this Summary Report. To order copies, please call the AHRQ Publications Clearinghouse at 800–358–9295 or email Publication numbers for the Executive Summaries are listed below.

  • Bundled Payment: Effects on Health Care Spending and Quality (Publication No. 12-E007-1)
  • The Patient-Centered Medical Home (Publication No. 12-E008-1)
  • Quality Improvement Interventions To Address Health Disparities (Publication No. 12-E009-1)
  • Medication Adherence Interventions: Comparative Effectiveness (Publication No. 12-E010-1)
  • Public Reporting as a Quality Improvement Strategy (Publication No. 12-E011-1)
  • Prevention of Healthcare-Associated Infections (Publication No. 12(13)-E012-1)
  • Quality Improvement Measurement of Outcomes for People With Disabilities (Publication No. 12(13)-E013-1)
  • Improving Health Care and Palliative Care for Advanced and Serious Illness (Publication No. 12(13)-E014-1)

*To order the kit that contains the eight executive summaries and this Summary Report, use Publication No. OM 13-0014.