A brief guide to useful health policy resources.
Last Updated: Jun 22, 2016
- Healthcare Policy and Research
The Department of Healthcare Policy & Research, formerly Public Health, concentrates on studying and improving healthcare delivery to optimize the value of healthcare for patients in New York and across the country. It is chaired by Dr. Rainu Kaushal, an expert in healthcare quality, patient safety and information technology.
A registry of federally and privately supported clinical trials conducted in the United States and around the world.
- Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP)
The Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) is a family of health care databases and related software tools developed through a Federal-State-Industry partnership and sponsored by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).
- MedLine Plus
MedlinePlus offers over 18,000 links to reliable and up-to-date health information evaluated by the National Library of Medicine. MedlinePlus also includes many links to foreign language resources.
PubMed, a free search engine accessing primarily the MEDLINE database of references and abstracts on life sciences and biomedical topics, is provided by the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM).
- PubMed Health
Specializes in reviews of clinical effectiveness research; contains summaries and full text of selected systematic reviews of clinical trials.