PCORI and us

You may remember that I’m a Patient Reviewer for PCORI (Patient Centered Outcomes Research). PCORI, a federal initiative, helps people make informed health care decisions, and improves health care delivery and outcomes, by producing and promoting high integrity,...

PCORI Board Meeting, San Francisco, February 9, 2013

The Patient Centered Outcomes Research Initiative (PCORI) was established in 2010 by the Affordable Care Act with a mission to help people make informed health care decisions, and improves health care delivery and outcomes, by producing and promoting high integrity,...

PCORI and Micro-Contracts

Susan Woods responded to my previous post, PCORI and Just-In Time Decisions with the research funding system doesn’t really work for anyone. It is in concrete, Agreed.  Micro Contracts could be a small intervention that could help move the dial. (As a reminder,...

PCORI and Just-in-Time Decisions

SPM member Danny van Leeuwen @HealthcareHatsis an active member of PCORI’s patient engagement workgroup. A month ago he mentioned a post about PCORI on WBUR’s CommonHealth blog, Medical Research: By Law, It’s All About You. I said “You should make...

PCORI Workshop post 3: Danny van Leeuwen (@HealthHats)

Next in our series of posts by SPM members on their experience at last weekend’s PCORI workshop. See Monday’s introductory post. I recently met (face to face) Danny van Leeuwen, one of the newer members of our society. He’s a sensitive, caring...

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