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The Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute® studies the value and role of radiology in evolving health care delivery and payment systems, including quality based approaches to care and the impact of medical imaging on overall health care costs. Neiman Institute research provides a foundation for evidence-based imaging policy to improve patient care and bolster efficient, effective use of health care resources. Read the 2016 Neiman Institute Annual Report.

August 4, 2016

Neiman Institute Research Nominated for APHA Aging and Public Health Award

A research study conducted by the Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute has been nominated for the Erickson Foundation Research Award in Positive Aging by the American Public Health Association (APHA) Aging and Public Health Section. 

The Erickson Foundation Research Award in Positive Aging recognizes high-caliber research that significantly advances the public’s understanding of physical, social, psychological, financial, and/or civic dimensions of positive aging on either the individual or community level. The research abstract, “Effect of Medicare’s Annual Wellness Visit on Preventive Care,” by Neiman Institute Research Fellow Miao Jiang, PhD, will be presented on Nov. 1 at the APHA 2016 Annual Meeting and Expo in Denver, Colo.



Nicole Racadag
Harvey L. Neiman Health Policy Institute
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