Aligning Quality and Public Reporting Programs for Physicians and other Practitioners.
For the Center for Clinical Standards and Quality (CCSQ) of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), NORC is supporting the development of a strategic plan to align quality and public reporting programs for physicians and other practitioners. Tasks include supporting an internal CMS workgroup with representatives of the CMS Compare Websites and other parties involved in developing and implementing the plan. More
California Health Benefit Exchange.
The California Health Benefit exchange is seeking to increase the number of insured Californians, improve health care quality, lower costs, and reduce health disparities through an innovative, competitive marketplace that empowers consumers to choose the health plan and providers that give them the best value. More
Namibia Conservancy Support and Indigenous Natural Products (CS.INP) Surveys.
NORC has been contracted to implement a Conservancy Support and Indigenous Natural Products Household and Organizational Survey to support the Millennium Challenge Corporation’s Compact with the Republic of Namibia. More
Rural Health Outreach Tracking and Evaluation Program.
The NORC Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis, with partner the University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center, is conducting the Rural Health Outreach Tracking and Evaluation Project. More
World Bank Infrastructure Improvement Evaluations in Egypt and Sri Lanka.
The World Bank hired NORC to gather extensive transport cost data and create an econometric model to help answer whether improving roads to peripheral and isolated locations will reduce transport prices and improve physical connectivity. More