Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
AHRQ is part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. AHRQ research aids decision making to improve the quality of health care services. The site offers sections on research findings and clinical information including evidence-based practice, clinical practice guidelines, outcomes and effectiveness. AHRQ is a member of INAHTA. Chapter 7 of the Etext on Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Information Resources includes a comprehensive summary of the AHRQ mission, the technology assessments they conduct, levels of evaluation used and programmes they support.