NU Online News Service, Aug. 22, 2003, 12:24 p.m. EDT – The federal Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality is organizing a survey of employee benefits managers at 240 large national employers.

The survey will focus on the effectiveness of government efforts to spread information about health services research, according to an AHRQ notice published in the Federal Register.

AHRQ plans to send the large employers two questionnaires and follow up with telephone calls to 45 employers.

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