MS. FOXHALL is a contributing editor for <i>Contemporary Pediatrics.</i>
AHRQ says obesity-related interventions understudiedSeptember 1st 2012
A number of studies show that some school-based interventions for the prevention of childhood obesity can be effective, says a draft review from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), the key federal agency charged with improving quality and effectiveness in health care.
Committee proposes quality measures for Medicaid, children's insuranceFebruary 1st 2010
Through an intense process, a subcommittee advising the federal government has selected 24 areas by which to measure healthcare quality for children covered by Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program.