a national organization dedicated to promoting professionalism in physician office practice by providing professional development opportunities, continuing education in health care office management principles and practice, and certification for health care office managers.
A research organization that develops solutions to public policy challenges to help make communities throughout the world safer and more secure, healthier and more prosperous. Link connects to reports, articles, and white papers on health care issues.
Provides free and current health data on all 50 states. One can consult individual state profiles and also compare and download data on a variety of topics, including health coverage and uninsured, Medicaid and CHIP, health costs and budget, managed care and health insurance, and providers and service use.
The mission of AHRQ is to improve the quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of health care for all Americans. The AHRQ Web site provides information on a variety of health topics focusing on specific populations and types of health care services.