Navigation Links
PIPC Statement on Federal CER Coordinating Council
Date:3/19/2009

Partnership urges new federal coordinating council to provide full openness and transparency

WASHINGTON, March 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tony Coelho, Chairman of the Partnership to Improve Patient Care (PIPC) released today the following statement concerning the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' announcement of members of the Federal Coordinating Council for Comparative Effectiveness Research:

"PIPC applauds HHS for moving rapidly to appoint a list of accomplished health care experts as members of the Federal Coordinating Council, and for including representatives of the minority and disability communities. As required by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, this Council can play a valuable role in coordinating various research activities throughout the federal government.

"PIPC urges the Coordinating Council to operate in a manner that is open and transparent and allows members of the health care community including patients, providers, people with disabilities, and minority organizations to participate in the process. This will foster public accountability, and help ensure that the Council's activities are consistent with its mandate, and that it does not, as required in statute, impose national coverage restrictions or practice standards based on results of CER studies.

"If the federal coordinating council operates in a transparent manner, provides all healthcare stakeholders with a voice at the table and focuses on patient needs, our healthcare system will be well on its way to reform that benefits all Americans."

The Partnership to Improve Patient Care is a diverse group of healthcare organizations - representing patients, physicians and other health care providers, researchers and innovators, and other groups - that have come together to promote comparative effectiven
'/>"/>

SOURCE Partnership to Improve Patient Care
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Statement of Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis on COBRA subsidy under American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009
2. GPhA Statement on Introduction of H.R. 1548, The Pathway for Biosimilars Act
3. Statement by Teva Pharmaceuticals on Eshoo-Barton Bill
4. Statement by Shelby Knox on the Introduction of the REAL Act
5. Grocery Manufacturers Association Statement Regarding President Obamas Nomination of FDA Commissioner
6. GPhA Statement on Nomination of Dr. Margaret Hamburg as Commissioner and Dr. Joshua Sharfstein as Deputy Commissioner of FDA
7. AJWS Asks International Community to Demand Reinstatement of International Aid Groups Into Sudan
8. Insmed Announces FDA Issues Statement Regarding Position on Allowing Patients With ALS Access to IPLEX(TM) Under an IND
9. Pelosi Statement on President Obamas Executive Order on Stem Cell Research
10. AHIP Statement on White House Health Care Summit
11. Change to Win Statement on White House Health Care Forum
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... 2015 A study recently published ... journal Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise ... help reduce gastrointestinal (GI) problems associated with physical ... in the double-blind, placebo-controlled study took 10 grams ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... IsoComforter, Inc. has introduced the most innovative ... design to treat specific body parts and muscle groups. , ... easy to use patented cold therapy machine with the innovative ... and muscle injuries. IsoComforter has become the industry leader ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015 EBSCO Information Services ... expanding their relationship in an effort to further promote visibility ... While EBSCO has long made AMA journals available via its ... for The JAMA Network. , Long known as ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015 Compare-autoinsurance.org has released a new blog ... an auto insurance policy . , Some types of ... should check the newly released blog post to see if their ... dangerously damaged vehicles are some of the cars that cannot be ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... NORCROSS, Ga., USA (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 ... implementing a statewide data management system with support from ... Germany. , The new solution will leverage Hexagon Geospatial’s ... raster and vector data as well as point clouds ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Study Shows Kyowa Hakko’s L-Citrulline May Help Reduce Gastrointestinal Injury During Strenuous Exercise 2Health News:Study Shows Kyowa Hakko’s L-Citrulline May Help Reduce Gastrointestinal Injury During Strenuous Exercise 3Health News:IsoComforter Introduces Best of Class Cold Therapy Product to the Worldwide Market 2Health News:EBSCO Expands Partnership with the American Medical Association 2Health News:EBSCO Expands Partnership with the American Medical Association 3Health News:EBSCO Expands Partnership with the American Medical Association 4Health News:Some Vehicles Cannot Be Covered By An Auto Insurance Policy! 2Health News:State Forestry Institute Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Embraces Hexagon Geospatial Technology 2Health News:State Forestry Institute Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Embraces Hexagon Geospatial Technology 3
... Increase for Small Business Owners at ... http://www.bluecrossca.com/click4biz , THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., ... fastest growing segments of California,s economy, however,many small business owners ... Blue Cross of California has just made it,easier for small ...
... vitamins and minerals does not seem to prevent the degenerative ... study published on bmj.com today. , Age related ... older people. It is caused by the progressive break down ... centre of the retina at the back of the eye. ...
... 8 Proposed,regulations that would govern who owns ... grants to for-profit organizations fail,to ensure affordable access ... for the research, the Foundation for Taxpayer and ... the people who have paid for the research ...
... Saturn, committed to health, fitness,and healthy living in communities ... health and fitness expo, held in conjunction with the ... Saturn Health and Fitness Expo, which runs Oct. 19-20 ... vendors,informational booths and groups that provide services to runners. ...
... 8 - The Washington,State Veterinary Medical Association awarded ... veterinarian with Olympia Pet,Emergency in Lacey. (Logo: ... his award in recognition of his dedication to,organized ... Washington,State University,s College of Veterinary Medicine, he has ...
... Help ... Owners Cope, SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. ... and language skills died last,month, his owner, scientist Irene Pepperberg, needed time ... it. Newspapers and web,sites printed his obituary and many people sent condolences. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:New Online Tool Makes Enrollment in Blue Cross of California Easier 2Health News:Antioxidants do not prevent degenerative eye disease 2Health News:Revised California Stem Cell Research Rules Fail to Ensure Affordable Access to Cures, Consumers Warn 2Health News:Saturn Shows Its Commitment to Health and Fitness by Becoming Expo Title Sponsor for The Detroit Free Press/Flagstar Marathon 2Health News:Lacey Veterinarian Awarded 2007 WSVMA Recent Graduate Award 2Health News:We Love Our Pets and Grieve When They Die 2Health News:We Love Our Pets and Grieve When They Die 3
(Date:1/23/2015)... 2015  HyGreen, Inc., a leader in hand hygiene monitoring, ... Medical, a subsidiary of Ascendis Health Limited, in ... year, hundreds of millions of patients around the world ... transmitted from patient to patient via the unwashed hands ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... Jan. 23, 2015  iMD Companies, Inc. (ICBU) has repositioned itself ... share and grab a foothold in the hydroponic, hemp and ... and a presence in the sector, and recently partnering with ... of hemp and medical marijuana, iMD is committing to bring ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... , Jan. 23, 2015 Cord Blood America, Inc. ( ... or the "Company")  filed a Preliminary Proxy Statement, Schedule 14A, ... today, and provides an update for shareholders detailing why a ... requested. Dear Shareholders, As we reflect ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:HyGreen Partners with RCA Medical in Johannesburg, South Africa 2iMD Companies Poised to Make Impact in Multi-Billion Dollar Medical Marijuana Sector With Recent Investments and Strategic Partnerships 2Cord Blood America Announces Preliminary Proxy Filing and Details Why a "YES" Vote to Increase Authorized Shares Is Requested 2Cord Blood America Announces Preliminary Proxy Filing and Details Why a "YES" Vote to Increase Authorized Shares Is Requested 3Cord Blood America Announces Preliminary Proxy Filing and Details Why a "YES" Vote to Increase Authorized Shares Is Requested 4
... YORK, Oct. 14 Reportlinker.com announces that a ... catalogue: Colorectal Cancer - France ... http://www.reportlinker.com/p0312710/Colorectal-Cancer---France-Drug-Forecasts-and-Treatment-Analysis-to-2020.html ... Analysis to 2020 SummaryGlobalData, the ...
... Oct. 14 Cumberland Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: ... today announced that Acetadote® ( acetylcysteine ) Injection, ... is now commercially available in the Australian market. Phebra ... exclusive license from U.S.-based Cumberland Pharmaceuticals to market and ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Reportlinker Adds Colorectal Cancer - France Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 2Reportlinker Adds Colorectal Cancer - France Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 3Reportlinker Adds Colorectal Cancer - France Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 4Reportlinker Adds Colorectal Cancer - France Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 5Reportlinker Adds Colorectal Cancer - France Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 6Reportlinker Adds Colorectal Cancer - France Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 7Reportlinker Adds Colorectal Cancer - France Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 8Reportlinker Adds Colorectal Cancer - France Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 9Reportlinker Adds Colorectal Cancer - France Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 10Reportlinker Adds Colorectal Cancer - France Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 11Reportlinker Adds Colorectal Cancer - France Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 12Reportlinker Adds Colorectal Cancer - France Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 13Reportlinker Adds Colorectal Cancer - France Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 14Reportlinker Adds Colorectal Cancer - France Drug Forecasts and Treatment Analysis to 2020 15Cumberland Pharmaceuticals and Phebra Pty Ltd. Announce the Launch of Acetadote® in Australia 2Cumberland Pharmaceuticals and Phebra Pty Ltd. Announce the Launch of Acetadote® in Australia 3Cumberland Pharmaceuticals and Phebra Pty Ltd. Announce the Launch of Acetadote® in Australia 4Cumberland Pharmaceuticals and Phebra Pty Ltd. Announce the Launch of Acetadote® in Australia 5
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
Medicine Products: