New AHRQ Video Series Profiles Health Care Innovators Making a Difference
A new video series on AHRQ’s Health Care Innovations Exchange profiles health care professionals whose policy innovations have influenced the structures, processes, or outcomes of care delivery. The innovators share stories that illustrate the key elements of their work and the impact on the lives of individuals. Videos and profiles and profiles feature: Bethany Hays, M.D., True North Health Center, Falmouth, ME, who explains how True North uses innovative policies to enhance access to care for low-income patients. Nancy Langenfeld, M.S., RN, Coordinated School Health Specialist, Charlotte, NC, describes how a local school district developed policies to lessen the impact of asthma on students. Arthur Garson, M.D., M.P.H., Director, Institute for Health Policy, University of Virginia, explains how clinics and hospitals involve community members to help ensure patients receive appropriate care. Select to access more innovations on policy and other topics on the AHRQ Health Care Innovations Exchange Web site, which contains more than 775 searchable innovations and 1,525 Quality Tools.