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UK Center for Health Services Research Collaborates with Health Departments to Study Injection Drug Use

The National Institutes of Health recently awarded the University of Kentucky Center for Health Services Research (CHSR) funding to study the adoption of syringe exchange programs in rural communities in the...

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Posted - Nov 2Read More

Vizient Value-Based Care Education Panel: Choosing Wisely

2017 Vizient Health Innovation and Implementation Network (HIIN) Community Knowledge Network Education Series features CHSR Director, Mark Williams. This program continues the examination of an ongoing and...

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Posted - Oct 27Read More

Conference Room at Northwestern named for Mark Williams

The Division of Hospital Medicine at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University and Northwestern Memorial Hospital dedicated its conference room to our very own Director, Mark Williams, the...

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Posted - Oct 26Read More

Analytics Open Lab for UK HealthCare and the Six Health Profession Colleges

The Data, Analytics, and Statistical Core (DASC) of the Center for Health Services Research (CHSR) hosts a monthly analytics open lab. The CHSR encourages interested faculty, and staff from UKHC and the 6...

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Posted - Sep 26Read More

Li Named Director of Office of Value and Innovation in Healthcare Delivery

Dr. Jing Li has been named associate director of the University of Kentucky Center for Health Services Research and the new director of the Office of Value and Innovation in Healthcare Delivery (OVIHD). Li...

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Posted - Jul 23Read More

Dr. Brittany Smalls Chosen for Program Aimed at Increasing Diversity in Biomedical Research

Dr. Brittany Smalls, an assistant professor in the University of Kentucky Center for Health Services Research, has been selected as a Scholar in the 2017-2018 Programs to Increase Diversity among Individuals...

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Posted - May 23Read More

Dr. Smalls selected as a 2017-2018 PRIDE-AHD Scholar

Congratulations to Dr. Brittany Smalls for being selected as a Scholar in the 2017-2018 PRIDE Advanced Health Disparities Research Training program. The Programs to Increase Diversity among Individuals Engaged...

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Posted - May 19Read More

CHSR Receives $4.5 Million CMS Contract for Accountable Health Communities Model

On April 6th we received notification that the UK Center for Health Services Research was selected for a $4.5 million award in the Alignment Track of Accountable Health Communities (AHC). This initiative out...

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Posted - Apr 11Read More

Mark Williams Speaks at First International Conference of Hospital Medicine in Taiwan

During a recent trip to Taiwan, Dr. Mark V. Williams, director of the Center for Health Services Research (CHSR), had the opportunity to share his expertise as a hospitalist and researcher with colleagues in...

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Posted - Feb 3Read More

Funding Opportunity: Value of Innovation to Implementation Program

This funding mechanism provides a new opportunity and resources to support innovative, collaborative research projects that will identify, develop, test, evaluate and/or refine strategies to disseminate and...

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Posted - Jan 25Read More

UK Center for Health Services Research Collaborates to Study Chronic Conditions

Multiple Chronic Conditions (MCC) affects one in four Americans overall and about three in four Americans age 65 and older. While health care aims to relieve suffering and alleviate burden, it sometimes makes...

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Posted - Oct 4Read More

CHSR to lead Tracking & Evaluation Core of UK’s Center for Clinical and Translational Science

CHSR was recently selected to direct the Tracking & Evaluation Core of UK’s Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS). Led by Dr. Phil Kern, the CCTS champions innovation across the spectrum of...

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Posted - Sep 26Read More

Williams to Join Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Expert Panel

Dr. Mark Williams, director of the Center for Health Services Research and chief in the Division of Hospital Medicine at UK HealthCare, has been selected to be part of an expert panel for the Centers for...

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Posted - Jul 15Read More

Williams Named to Editorial Advisory Board of Joint Commission Journal

Dr. Mark V. Williams, professor and vice chair in the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Kentucky, has been named to the advisory board of The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient...

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Posted - Jan 14Read More

UK HealthCare Exploring Ways Big Data Analytics Can Improve Patient Care

You finish some online window-shopping for a new pair of Nikes and move on to check your Facebook feed. Something to the right of the feed catches your eye: it's that same pair of Nikes you haven't yet...

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Posted - Aug 12Read More

2016 EAB Meeting

The second EAB in-person meeting of the University of Kentucky’s Center for Health Services Research (CHSR) was held at Woodford Reserve Distillery in Versailles, KY from Sunday June 19th to Monday June 20th,...

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Posted - May 15Read More