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AHRQ Continuing-Education Video on Medication Reconciliation Supported by Clinical Pharmacists

A new continuing-education video from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)’s Effective Health Care (EHC) Program will explore how medication reconciliation can help prevent medication errors during transitions in care.

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AHRQ Webinar on Improving Informed Consent and End-of-Life Communication

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) will host a webinar on June 24 to share results of recent reviews of interventions to improve patient and provider communication during the informed consent process and documentation of patients’ preferences for end-of-life care. 

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Stanford University PhD in Health Policy

Stanford Health Policy, through the Department of Health Research and Policy at the Stanford University School of Medicine, offers a PhD program which promises to educate students who will be scholarly leaders in the field of health policy, and will be highly knowledgeable about the theoretical and empirical approaches that can be applied in the development of improvements in health policy and the health care system. 

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NEW! SMDM Operations Research Interest Group

A New Interest Group to Connect Operations Research and Medical Decision Making

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