"We expect this latest enhancement to transform the search experience for busy professionals who are more likely to be on their phones or tablets than on a computer. NGC and NQMC now deliver the on-the-go access that clinicians and other healthcare professionals prefer," says
The updated NGC website lets users browse by clinical specialty and organization, while the NQMC website gives users the ability to browse by measure domain, measurement setting, and organization. Both websites enable users to personalize their searches with specific filters to access content of interest faster, and compare clinical guidelines and quality measures right in the search results.
"The revamped design empowers our users to access this content whether using a laptop, tablet, or smartphone," says
The NQMC website includes a new Core Quality Measure filter to find measures developed by the Core Quality Measure Collaborative. Led by
AHRQ has also unveiled a Multiple Chronic Conditions feature on the NGC site to make it easier for users to identify guidelines for treating patients with more than one condition, like diabetes, heart disease, and hypertension.
The websites, www.guideline.gov and www.qualitymeasures.ahrq.gov, provide clinicians, researchers, and others with access to more than 2,000 guideline summaries in NGC, and more than 2,200 measures summaries in NQMC at no cost. Combined, both websites receive about 3.6 million annual visits.
The redesigns were spearheaded by
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