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The Washington Information Directory is the essential one-stop source for information on U.S. governmental and nongovernmental agencies and organizations. This thoroughly researched guide provides capsule descriptions that help users quickly and easily find the right person at the right organization. The Washington Information Directory offers three easy ways to find information: by name, by organization, and through detailed subject indexes. The volume is topically organized, and within the taxonomic structure the relevant organizations are listed not only with contact information but with a brief paragraph describing what the organization (whether government or nongovernmental) does related to that topic. It is focused on Washington – an organization must have an office in Washington to be listed. It also includes dozens of resource boxes on particular topics ...

General Policy and Analysis
General policy and analysis
Basic Resources
▶Agencies

Agency for Health Care Research and Quality (AHCRQ) (Health and Human Services Dept.), Communications (OC), 5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857; (301) 427-1364. Fax, (301) 427-1873. Howard Holland, Director, (301) 427-1104. Public inquiries, (301) 427-1104.

General email, info@ahrq.gov

Web, www.ahrq.gov/cpi/centers/ockt/index.html

Works to improve the quality, safety, effectiveness, and efficiency of health care in the United States. Promotes improvements in clinical practices and in organizing, ...

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