Tools & Resources

Quality measures tools and resources

Advancing Pharmacy Health Literacy Practices Through Quality Improvement: Curricular Modules for Faculty

AHRQ Quality Indicators™ Toolkit for Hospitals

AHRQ Safety Program for Long-Term Care: Preventing CAUTI and Other HAIs

Americans as Health Care Consumers: The Role of Quality Information (1996)

Assessing the Evidence for Context-Sensitive Effectiveness and Safety of Patient Safety Practices: Developing Criteria

Asthma Health Disparities Collaborative Coalition Guide

Asthma Return-on-Investment Calculator

"Best Practices in Public Reporting"

Building the Science of Public Reporting

Case Studies from the Quality Improvement Support System

Community Quality Collaboratives

Closing the Quality Gap: A Critical Analysis of Quality Improvement Strategies

Joint Statement of Intent on Collaboration in Improving the Quality of Health Care

Consumer Financial Incentives: AHRQ Resources

Designing and Implementing Medicaid Disease and Care Management Programs: A User's Guide

Development of Electronic Transition Tools for Home Health Care

Five AHRQ-Supported Studies Featured in March 2012 Health Affairs

Health Care Efficiency Measures: Identification, Categorization, and Evaluation

Health Care Quality Glossary

Improving Health Care Quality: Fact Sheet

Improving the Quality of Asthma Care

Improving the Quality of Diabetes Care

Improving Your Office Testing Process: A Toolkit for Rapid-Cycle Patient Safety and Quality Improvement

Leadership by Example: Coordinating Government Roles in Improving Health Care Quality (Institute of Medicine report on Federal quality activities)

Managing and Evaluating Rapid-Cycle Process Improvements as Vehicles for Hospital System Redesign

Meeting Medicaid's Cost and Quality Challenges: The Role of AHCPR Research

Methodological Considerations in Generating Provider Performance Scores for Use in Public Reporting: A Guide for Community Quality Collaboratives

Model Public Report Elements: A Sampler

MONAHRQ Software to Easily Create Health Care Quality and Cost Web sites and Reports

Monitoring and Evaluating Medicaid Fee-for-Service Care Management Programs: User's Guide

National Evaluation of the Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act (CHIPRA) Quality Demonstration Grant Program

National Quality Measures Clearinghouse

On-Time Quality Improvement for Long-Term Care

Partnerships in Implementing Patient Safety (PIPS)

Public Reports on Provider Performance for Consumers

Patient Safety Improvement Corps

Patient Self-Management Support Programs: An Evaluation

Pay for Performance: A Decision Guide for Purchasers

Pay for Performance (P4P): AHRQ Resources

Priority Areas for National Action

Promoting Safety and Quality Through Human Resource Practices (PDF)

Purchaser-Provider Synergies Overview

Quality Diagnostic Tools for States

Quality Improvement and Performance Measurement in Medicaid Care Management: Fact Sheet

Regional Coalition Collaboration Guide

Selecting Quality and Resource Use Measures: A Decision Guide for Community Quality Collaboratives

System Design: AHRQ Resources

Strategies to Improve Communication Between Pharmacy Staff and Patients

Talking Quality

TeamSTEPPS 2.0 Core Curriculum: Strategies and Tools to Enhance Performance and Patient Safety

Theory and Reality of Value-Based Purchasing: Lessons from the Pioneers

Toolkit for Redesign in Health Care: Final Report

Using Workforce Practices To Drive Quality Improvement: A Guide for Hospitals

 

Current as of July 2014
Internet Citation: Tools & Resources. July 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/quality-resources/tools/index.html