Federal Coordinating Council for Comparative Effectiveness Research

This federal coordinating council for comparative Effectiveness research was convened to provide federal government-wide input and guidance into the $1.1 billion appropriated for comparative effectiveness research by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.  

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The council was abolished by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.  The PPACA establishes a non-governmental Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute to plan, coordinate and oversee national comparative effectiveness research activities.

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