Presentation on theme: "Healthcare 411 Ellen Crown Health Communications Specialist Office of Communications and Knowledge Transfer Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality."— Presentation transcript:
Healthcare 411 Ellen Crown Health Communications Specialist Office of Communications and Knowledge Transfer Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Twitter: www.twitter.com/AHRQNews www.twitter.com/Healthcare411 Podcasts: www.healthcare411.ahrq.gov YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/user/AHRQHealthTV email@example.com/AHRQNewswww.twitter.com/Healthcare411www.healthcare411.ahrq.govhttp://www.youtube.com/user/AHRQHealthTVellen.firstname.lastname@example.org/AHRQNewswww.twitter.com/Healthcare411www.healthcare411.ahrq.govhttp://www.youtube.com/user/AHRQHealthTV
What Does This Mean? Clinical Effectiveness of Coronary Stents in the Elderly: Results from 262,700 Medicare Patients in ACC- NCDR Comparative Effectiveness of Core Needle and Open Surgical Biopsy for the Diagnosis of Breast Lesions Technical Brief: Particle Beam Radiation Therapies for Cancer
Plain-language -ish Using Core Needle Biopsy to Diagnose Breast Cancer A non-surgical method for diagnosing breast cancer is safe and nearly as effective as surgical biopsy
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Lessons Learned 15-minute podcasts are only interesting to us. Seven different types of programs (e.g. Special Report, Newscast, Consumer Insider, etc.) is too much. We can’t be everything to everyone.