May 20, 2011 - CHP/PCOR Q&A
Population Reference Bureau interviews Alan Garber
In an interview with Eric Zuehlke from the Population Reference Bureau, Alan Garber discusses research on cost-effectiveness and its importance to health care reform.
The interview addresses the following issues:
- What comparative effectiveness research is and how it is different from other types of medical research.
- How comparative effectiveness research has been incorporated into recent health legislation.
- Other key features of the health care reform bill that are intended to control costs and whether they will succeed or limit care.