AHRQ’s evidence-based tools and resources are used by organizations nationwide to improve the quality, safety, effectiveness, and efficiency of health care. The Agency’s Impact Case Studies highlight these successes, describing the use and impact of AHRQ-funded tools by State and Federal policy makers, health systems, clinicians, academicians, and other professionals.

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Impact Case Study Identifier: CDOM-05-02
AHRQ Product(s): CMS Pilot, HCUP-Quality Indicator, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP)
Topic(s): Patient Safety, Quality
Geographic Location: National
Implementer: Premier, Inc.
Date: August 2005