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Heath Care Management and Planning
Use these resources to research different aspects of health care administration, management and planning.
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Web Resources for Health Care Management and Planning
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
As part of the US Department of Health and Human Services, this site offers resources on the quality, efficiency and effectiveness of healthcare services, providing research findings, measures and assessment of overall health care.
Healthcare Financial Management Association - Knowledge Center
Find articles, reports and resources relating to different aspects of health care finance and management, including accounting and financial reporting, finance and business strategy, and operations management and planning.
American Journal of Managed Care (AJMC)
Here you can find summaries of recent and past articles from this journal focusing on issues of managed care and health administration.
This federal government site gives information on health care cost, care quality, health law and financing. Also see "Blog" and "Newsroom" for current issues and topics of interest.
HHS Gateway to Data and Statistics
Provided by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), this web-based tool offers access to health-related data, information and reports. See sections on health care services, health resources, financing and expenditures.
CDC National Center for Health Statistics
Part of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), this group compiles research and statistical information to help identify disparities in health care status and use, monitor trends, and evaluate the impact and cost effectiveness of programs.
Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
An independent, not-for-profit organization, the Joint Commission accredits and certifies health care organizations and programs in the US, based on their commitment to meeting certain performance standards.
Heath Law - Legal Information Institute (LII)
Developed by the Legal Information Institute at Cornell University Law School, this site presents an overview and relevant resources relating to health care law and management.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
This government site gives information about Medicare and Medicaid programs. Review sections on regulations and guidance, financing, research and statistics, outreach and education, resources and tools.
National Institute for Health Care Management Foundation (NIHCM)
This Foundation conducts research, policy analysis and educational activities on a wide range of health care issues. See news and events, featured publications, and links to other resources related to management and planning.
Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI)
The IHI is an independent, not-for-profit group based in Cambridge, Massachusetts identifying and testing new models of care in partnership with both patients and health care professionals. See "Knowledge Center" for numerous links and resources.
Kaiser Family Foundation
Involved in health policy and communications, the Kaiser Family Foundation is a non-profit, private organization focusing on major health care issues. Review areas on health reform, media and health, and US / global health policy.
National Health Policy Forum
Based in Washington, DC, this group aims to improve the policymaking process on the nation's critical health issues. Their site provides information on private markets, public health, pharmaceuticals and workforce management.
National Health Care Anit-Fraud Association (NHCAA)
This association was formed to detect and prevent health care fraud. Its web site provides links to information on the organization, its officers, fact sheets, annual training conferences, and an anti-fraud resource center.
Center for Studying Health System Change (HSC)
Based in Washington, DC, this center conducts health policy research and analysis based on the U.S. health care system. See sections on research, publications, news and conferences, and links to numerous resources.
Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care
Use this site to access detailed information and analyses related to the distribution of health care resources. Compare data related to hospital expenditures, medicare payments, procedures and treatments, and read through summaries of key issues.
World Health Organization (WHO)
As part of the United Nations system, the WHO is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping health research policy, setting norms and standards, and monitoring / assessing health trends.
Bureau of Primary Health Care ( US HHS Health Resources and Services Administration)
Funds Health Centers in underserved communities. Has Fact Sheets, Policy and Program information.