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  • Return of Individual-Specific Research Results Generated in Research Laboratories Consensus Study
    The undertaking of research in human participants often includes development of clinical laboratory test results associated with an individual research participant. Depending in part on the specified arrangement for sharing individual research...
  • Roundtable on Quality Care for People with Serious Illness Roundtable
    The Roundtable on Quality Care for People with Serious Illness, launched in mid-2016, works to foster an ongoing dialogue about critical policy and research issues to accelerate and sustain progress in care for people of all ages with serious...
  • Strategies to Improve Cardiac Arrest Survival Stand Alone Workshop
    The workshop will bring together diverse stakeholders to explore common ground and different approaches to respond to and implement each of the eight recommendations in the 2015 IOM cardiac arrest report, aiming to advance the field of resuscitation ...
  • Committee on Accounting for SES in Medicare Payment Programs Consensus Study
    An ad hoc committee of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will convene a committee to recommend a definition of socioeconomic status (SES) relevant to Medicare quality measurement and payment programs; to identify the SES...
  • Military Trauma Care’s Learning Health System and its Translation to the Civilian Sector Consensus Study
    As the war in Afghanistan ends and as individuals leave the military, there is concern that experience and knowledge pertaining to advances gained from the wars may be lost within the military itself. Intentional steps to codify and garner the...
  • 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...
  • Future of Home Health Care: A Workshop Stand Alone Workshop
    In addition to the Medicare home health benefit, other programs and factors are relevant to the ability to age in place and receive services and supports at home, such as Medicaid and other state programs (providing home and community based...
  • Future Directions of Credentialing Research in Nursing: A Workshop Stand Alone Workshop
    The workshop on the Future Directions of Credentialing Research in Nursing aims to bring together participants with multiple perspectives in order to explore a conceptual framework and research agenda to evaluate the impacts of nurse and...
  • Diagnostic Error in Health Care Consensus Study
    An IOM committee evaluated the existing knowledge about diagnostic error in health care from a patient safety perspective. The committee examined definitions of diagnostic error and illustrative examples; the epidemiology, burden of harm, and costs...
  • Treatment of Cardiac Arrest: Current Status and Future Directions Consensus Study
    The Institute of Medicine will conduct a study on the current status of, and future opportunities to improve, cardiac arrest outcomes in the United States.The study will examine current statistics and variability regarding survival rates from...