Partnered Evidence-Based Policy Resource Center
Short summaries of the evidence on timely policy issues by PEPReC investigators
Research articles published by PEPReC investigators in peer-reviewed scholarly journals
Scholarly conference presentations and formal briefings for policymakers by PEPReC investigators
Welcome to the Partnered Evidence-based Policy Resource Center (PEPReC) website, a resource for Veterans Health Administration operational and clinical managers, researchers, policy makers and the general public. In recent years PEPReC researchers have:
*Studied access to care in the VA, and the relationship of access to health outcomes, especially for Veterans with diabetes and substance-use disorders.
*Collaborated with VHA operations partners to help them develop and refine their ideas for quality and efficiency improvements to encourage evidence-based policy and programs.
*Applied state-of-the-art techniques for analyzing big data to develop and apply evidence-based performance metrics.
*Designed and helped launch randomized program evaluations of high-priority clinical and policy interventions.
*Published articles in the Journal of the American Medical Association, Journal of General Internal Medicine, American Journal of Managed Care, Medical Care, Health Economics, and Journal of Health Economics.
Questions about the PEPReC website? Contact Judith.Adler@va.gov