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  • Committee on Optimizing Scheduling in Health Care Consensus Study
    The Committee on Optimizing Scheduling in Health Care will conduct a study and prepare a report directed at exploring appropriate access standards for the triage and scheduling of health care services for ambulatory and rehabilitative care settings...
  • Committee on Core Metrics for Better Health at Lower Cost Consensus Study
    The Committee on Core Metrics for Better Health at Lower Cost will conduct a study and prepare a report directed at exploring measurement of individual and population health outcomes and costs, identifying fragilities and gaps in available systems,...
  • Committee on Approaching Death: Addressing Key End of Life Issues Consensus Study
    The IOM will conduct a consensus study that will produce a technical report on the current state of end-of-life care with respect to delivery of medical care and social support; patient-family-provider communication of values and preferences;...
  • The Learning Health Care System in America Consensus Study
    The IOM will consider the issues and urgent actions necessary to foster the development of a learning healthcare system designed to generate and apply the best evidence for the collaborative healthcare choices of each patient and provider; to drive...
  • Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care Roundtable
    The Roundtable on Value & Science-Driven Health Care is now the National Academy of Medicine's Leadership Consortium for a Value & Science-Driven Health System.
  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Initiative on the Future of Nursing, at the Institute of Medicine Consensus Study
    The Institute of Medicine, in collaboration with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), will establish a major initiative on the Future of Nursing. The initial cornerstone of the program would be conduct of a major study whose goal would be to...
  • Improving the Organization of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) to Advance the Health of Our Population Consensus Study
    An IOM ad hoc committee will be convened to examine the current mission, governance, and organizational structure of the Department of Health and Human Services. The committee will make recommendations to Congress and DHHS to ensure that the...
  • Summit on Integrative Medicine and the Health of the Public Stand Alone Workshop
    The Institute of Medicine (IOM) and The Bravewell Collaborative have partnered to convene a summit that will explore the science and practice of integrative medicine — health care that addresses together the mental, emotional, and physical aspects...
  • The Richard & Hinda Rosenthal Symposium Stand Alone Workshop
    Through the generosity of the Richard & Hinda Rosenthal Foundation a discussion series was established in 1988 to bring to greater attention some of the critical health policy issues facing our country today.
  • Gustav O. Lienhard Award Award
    The Gustav O. Lienhard Award, a medal and $40,000, recognizes individuals for outstanding achievement in improving health care services in the United States.