For Professionals

Tools, Recommendations, and Resources for Clinicians and Providers and Hospitals and Health Systems

Clinicians & Providers

Clinical information on evidence-based practice, clinical guidelines, medical effectiveness, pharmaceutical therapy, new technology, screening and preventive services, outcomes research, and the National Guideline Clearinghouse.

Education & Training

Evidence-based products and tools provide resources, free continuing education events, and case studies on how our products and tools are being implemented.

Hospitals & Health Systems

Tools and resources for Hospitals, Long-term Care Facilities, and Primary Care Facilities

Prevention & Chronic Care

Preventing disease and helping patients maximize health and function over the life span are two essential activities of a well-functioning health care system. AHRQ’s Prevention/Care Management Portfolio works to improve the delivery of primary care services in order to meet the needs of the American population for high quality, safe, effective, and efficient clinical prevention and chronic disease care.

Quality & Patient Safety

Tips for preventing medical errors and promoting patient safety, measuring health care quality, consumer assessment of health plans, evaluation software, report tools, and case studies.

Internet Citation: For Professionals. February 2016. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/index.html