RAND Health Care Featured Centers

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    The Bing Center for Health Economics

    Improving health and the efficiency of health care service delivery are among today's most vexing public policy problems. RAND's Bing Center for Health Economics addresses these issues with innovative, high-profile research.

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    OPTIC: RAND Opioid Policy Tools and Information Center

    The RAND Opioid Policy Tools and Information Center (OPTIC) fosters innovative research to develop more powerful tools and methods for tackling the opioid epidemic.

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    RAND Center of Excellence on Health System Performance

    The RAND Center of Excellence on Health System Performance focuses on identifying, classifying, tracking, and comparing health systems to pinpoint attributes that promote rapid implementation of evidence-based practices.

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    RAND Drug Policy Research Center

    The RAND Drug Policy Research Center conducts research to help decisionmakers in the United States and throughout the world address issues involving alcohol and other drugs.

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    RAND Gulf States Policy Institute

    Established in December 2005 to support hurricane recovery and long-term economic development, the RAND Gulf States Policy Institute is dedicated to developing informed public policy in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama and a better future for the people who live there.

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    The Southern California Evidence-Based Practice Center

    The SC-EPC conducts systematic reviews and technology assessments of all aspects of health care. Sponsored by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, the center is one of 13 nationwide.