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

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

Asthma Return-on-Investment Calculator

Building the Science of Public Reporting

Case Studies from the Quality Improvement Support System

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

Health Care Efficiency Measures: Identification, Categorization, and Evaluation

Health Care Quality Glossary

Implementing a State-Level Quality Improvement Collaborative: A Resource Guide From the Medicaid Network for Evidence-based Treatment (MEDNET)

Improving the Quality of Asthma 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

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 ClearinghouseTM

On-Time Quality Improvement for Long-Term Care

Public Reports on Provider Performance for Consumers

Patient Safety Improvement Corps

Patient Self-Management Support Programs: An Evaluation

Priority Areas for National Action

Promoting Safety and Quality Through Human Resource Practices (PDF)

Quality Diagnostic Tools for States

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

 

Page last reviewed November 2014
Internet Citation: Tools & Resources. November 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/quality-resources/tools/index.html