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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...
  • Evaluation of the Department of Veterans Affairs Mental Health Services Consensus Study
    A committee will comprehensively assess the quality, capacity, and access to mental health care services for veterans who served in the Armed Forces in Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom, or Operation New Dawn (OEF/OIF/OND). The...
  • Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment and Management of Substance Use Disorders in the U.S. Armed Forces Consensus Study
    In response to a mandate contained in The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010, the IOM will conduct a study on substance use prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and management programs for members of the Armed Forces. In...
  • Evaluation of the Lovell Federal Health Care Center Merger Consensus Study
    The IOM will evaluate whether the integrated Department of Defense and Veterans Administration (DoD/VA) health care facility in North Chicago is more beneficial to DoD and VA in serving the needs of their eligible populations than their independent...
  • Workshop on the Public Health Effects of Food Deserts Stand Alone Workshop
    An ad hoc committee will plan and conduct a two-day workshop on the public health implications of food deserts. In this context, food desert is defined as a rural or urban low-income neighborhood or community with limited access to affordable and...
  • Medical Evaluation of Veterans for Disability Compensation Consensus Study
    An expert committee is reviewing review medical aspects of the veteran's disability and compensation procedures and programs. Specifically it will address a series of questions relating to the medical evaluation of veterans for disability...
  • Traumatic Brain Injury Consensus Study
    The objective of this study was to evaluate and recommend improvements to the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Federal Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Program.