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CMS Releases Hospice Compare Website to Improve Consumer Experiences, Empower Patients

Today, as part of our continuing commitment to greater data transparency, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) unveiled the Hospice Compare website. The site displays information in a ready-to­­-use format and provides a snapshot of the quality of care each hospice facility offers to its patients.

Effective Health Care Program - Helping You Make Better Treatment Choices

The Effective Health Care Program is pleased to announce the launch of its newly redesigned Web site today, Friday, August 11, 2017. The Web site's address remains the same: All…

Accredited Online Course Available; Correction: Explanation of Special Status; Attend CMS Office Hours; Reminder: Hardship Exception Application Now Open

A new, online and self-paced overview course on the Quality Payment Program is now available through...

New AHRQ Publications Summarize Evidence on Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Cardiovascular Disease

New AHRQ publications can help clinicians and patients learn about the effects of omega-3 fatty acids on heart disease. 

New AHRQ Publications on Insomnia Disorder

New publications from AHRQ can help clinicians and patients effectively manage insomnia disorder, defined as a long-term condition in which a person has trouble sleeping at least three nights each week for at least three months.