Universal Research Solutions, LLC (a.k.a. OBERD) owns, develops, implements, and supports the OBERD (Outcomes Based Electronic Research Database) system. OBERD exists to optimize the data collection necessary to empower evidence-based medicine. Its mission is to improve the quality and efficacy of care through the collection and presentation of data that improves clinical decision-making and patient understanding. OBERD has been collecting patient-outcomes data for over 7 years, with over 10 million scored forms, from over 2 million patients, in its database – the largest orthopaedic outcomes database in the world. It includes a QCDR, with CMS-approved measures specific to orthopaedics. For more information, visit www.oberd.com or follow the company on Twitter @oberdnews.