Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality is one of twelve agencies within the United States Department of Health and Human Services. The agency is headquartered in North Bethesda,... Wikipedia

  • Formed:  1989
  • Preceding agencies:  National Center for Health Services Research and Development (1968–1973), Bureau of Health Services Research (1973–1975), National Center for Health Services Research (1975–1985), National Center for Health Services Research and Health Care Technology Assessment (1985–1989), Agency for Health Care Policy and Research (1989–1999)
  • Jurisdiction:  Federal government of the United States
  • Headquarters:  5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, Maryland
  • Employees:  1,996
  • Annual budget:  US$10.5 billion (2016)
  • executives:  Robert Otto Valdez, Director, Dr. David Meyers, Deputy Director
  • Parent department:  United States Department of Health and Human Services
  • Parent agency:  United States Public Health Service
  • Website:  www.ahrq.gov
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo