In addition to the template text, figures, maps, tables, and citations offered in the Proposal Writing section of Tools & Materials, additional resources and archival materials for communicating about the HCSRN are offered below. 



  • Elevator Speech - brief explanation of the HCSRN, formerly known as the HMORN, for external audiences.

  • Overview of the HCSRN's Capabilities and Resources - high-level introduction to the Health Care Systems Research Network. Upon request, this presentation can be made vailable as a PowerPoint for use at HCSRN sites.

  • Media Relations Boilerplate - template text for media relations staff. For use in press releases relating to HCSRN projects.

  • HCSRN Brochure - 2-page document, suitable as a handout, that gives an overview of the HCSRN and its history, strengths and assets.

  • Talking Points - 1-page promotional communication for external audiences. Includes HCSRN strengths and potential.

  • Log in to Central Workbench to borrow content from posters/presentations in our archives.