Health Information Technology Portfolio

Develop and disseminate evidence and evidence-based tools to inform policy and practice on how health IT can improve the quality of American health care.

AHRQ's Health IT Portfolio develops and disseminates evidence and evidence-based tools about the impact of health IT on health care quality. To accomplish this, the Portfolio—

  • Anticipates the future needs of the health care system and supports development of innovative health IT solutions.
  • Identifies and fills current gaps in knowledge about health IT.
  • Leverages the capability of health IT to improve the quality, safety, efficiency and effectiveness of health care.

To learn more about health IT at AHRQ, select http://healthit.ahrq.gov/.

Page last reviewed November 2014
Internet Citation: Health Information Technology Portfolio. November 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/cpi/portfolios/health-it/index.html