Health Data Management January 15, 2020
Joseph Goedert

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality is launching a new Division of Digital Healthcare Research and offering funding opportunities, starting with supporting care transitions.

The new initiatives will support efforts to improve the use of data, among other healthcare opportunities.

“We are at the beginning of a digital revolution in healthcare, and it’s an exciting time with the potential for innovative whole-person care, data-and evidence-based solutions and improvements in health system performance,” says Gopal Khanna, director at AHRQ, in a blog posting.

AHRQ is taking a new look at the mission and status of its digital activities, starting with establishment of the Division of Digital Healthcare Research. “This Division will support AHRQ’s aim to explore the enormous potential of...