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New Releases from the Institute of Medicine

Post-Incident Recovery Considerations of the Health Care Service Delivery Infrastructure serves as a summary of a town hall session sponsored by the Institute of Medicine Forum on Medical and Public Health Preparedness for Catastrophic Events and explains the value of regional capacity building; the importance of interagency, intergovernmental, and public-private collaboration; and the significant role that health care coalitions can play in ensuring resilient communities and national health security.

Best Care at Lower Cost: The Path to Continuously Learning Health Care in America explains that inefficiencies, an overwhelming amount of data, and other economic and quality barriers hinder progress in improving health and threaten the nation's economic stability and global competitiveness. This book is a call to action that will guide health care providers; administrators; caregivers; policy makers; health professionals; federal, state, and local government agencies; private and public health organizations; and educational institutions.