National Academy of Sciences
National Academy of Engineering
Institute of Medicine
National Research Council
Office of News and Public Information
April 14, 2010

Running Time: 01:05:25
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The National Healthcare Quality Report and National Healthcare Disparities Report can become more influential in promoting change in the health care system, says a new report from the Institute of Medicine. The IOM report recommends priority areas, ways to make the reports inclusion criteria more transparent, and suggestions to increase understanding of the reports' content and to refocus the scope of the data collected.



Speakers:
Sheila Burke, Kevin Fiscella, David Nerenz, Marshall Chin, Roger Herdman