Cardiac Catheterization in Freestanding Clinics (AHRQ)
September 27, 2005 | Evidence Reports
Available through the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Web site.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) requested that AHRQ commission an evidence report to assist in updating the CMS policy regarding cardiac catheterization in freestanding clinics. Accordingly, on February 9th 2005, AHRQ issued a Statement of Work (SOW) contracting ECRI to prepare an evidence report on this topic. In commissioning this report, AHRQ, in consultation with CMS and ECRI, developed five Key Questions to be addressed. These questions...