February 05, 2014
IMPAQ International announced today that Dr. Teerachat Techapaisarnjaroenkij, a Senior Research Analyst with the company’s Labor Division, has been selected by the Eastern Economic Association (EEA) as the recipient of the group’s Eckstein Prize for 2011/2012.
January 27, 2014
IMPAQ International announced that Mr. Roman Ponos has joined the company as Vice President, International Development. In his new role he will lead the company’s efforts to consolidate and expand its growing international development portfolio, while also managing IMPAQ’s ongoing global projects.
IMPAQ International, RAND Corporation Research Indicates National Plan for Preventing Healthcare-Associated Infections Showing “Measurable Progress”
January 24, 2014
Independent evaluators have found that measurable progress in reducing the rates of some targeted healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) has been achieved under the umbrella of a national plan to prevent HAIs that was developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The evaluation appears in a special February supplement to Medical Care. The journal is published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, a part of Wolters Kluwer Health.
January 07, 2014
To help payers and providers better estimate the likelihood of success for Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), the Health Care Incentives Improvement Institute (HCI3), a not for profit that develops and tests payment innovation models, and IMPAQ International, a research, evaluation, survey and technical assistance firm, have teamed up to develop an online calculator.
Fact Sheet: IMPAQ International Technical Expert Panel Roster for CMS’ Comprehensive End-Stage Renal Disease Care Initiative
December 23, 2013
IMPAQ International recently released a roster of technical experts selected to assist the company in developing and presenting recommendations on a quality performance strategy for the Comprehensive End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Care Initiative, a Medicare payment model being piloted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
IMPAQ International Establishes California Presence with Acquisition of Oakland, CA-Based Berkeley Policy Associates
November 05, 2013
IMPAQ International, a premier research, evaluation, survey and technical assistance firm, announced today that it had acquired Berkeley Policy Associates (BPA), a public policy research and consulting firm with capabilities across a broad spectrum of substantive areas, and based in Oakland, California. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
IMPAQ International Secures $7.8 Million Contract to Evaluate Department Of Education’s Technical Assistance Centers
October 29, 2013
IMPAQ International announced this week that it has been awarded a $7.8 million, five year contract by the U.S. Department of Education to conduct an evaluation of the Comprehensive Technical Assistance Centers (Comprehensive Centers) established under the "Comprehensive Centers Program."
IMPAQ’s Dr. David Baker Addresses Institute of Medicine’s Global Forum on Innovation in Health Professional Education
October 24, 2013
Earlier this month, Dr. David Baker, SVP and head of IMPAQ’s Health Division, addressed attendees of the Institute of Medicine’s Global Forum on Innovation in Health Professional Education on the various elements and challenges of measuring effective “Team-Based Care and Communication.”
October 22, 2013
With the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management (APPAM) Fall Research Conference around the corner, a number of IMPAQ International’s experts are preparing to present various posters, papers, and seminars at the annual event.
October 15, 2013
IMPAQ International announced this week the promotions of both Dr. Paul Gorrell and Ms. Tina Barretto to the positions of Vice President, Health. The promotions come against the backdrop of the continued growth of IMPAQ’s Health Division, which has seen its portfolio of projects for various clients, including for CMS and the Department of Health and Human Services, expand significantly in 2013.