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.

Tell us how you're using our research or tools using these AHRQ Impact Case Studies criteria or contact us at ImpactCaseStudies@ahrq.hhs.gov.


Impact Case Study Identifier: 2015-40
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program, National Guidelines Clearinghouse (NGC), U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Topic(s): Primary Care, Mental Health
Geographic Location: Georgia
Implementer: Georgia Southern University
Date: January 2016
Impact Case Study Identifier: 2015-39
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Prescription Drugs
Geographic Location: National
Implementer: Consumer Reports
Date: January 2016
Impact Case Study Identifier: 2015-28
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program, National Guidelines Clearinghouse (NGC), U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Topic(s): Prevention, Health Information Technology (HIT)
Geographic Location: United States of America, International
Implementer: DynaMed
Date: October 2015
Impact Case Study Identifier: 2015-23
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP), TeamSTEPPS®
Topic(s): Patient Safety, Academic Curricula
Geographic Location: New York
Implementer: Stony Brook University
Date: August 2015
Impact Case Study Identifier: 2014-18
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Chronic Care, Depression, Diabetes
Geographic Location: Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa
Implementer: Mayo Clinic
Date: October 2014
Impact Case Study Identifier: OEREP-13-02
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Diabetes, Health Literacy, Hispanic Health, Aging, Disparities
Geographic Location: Texas
Implementer: Office of Minority Health National Promotores Program
Date: August 2013
Impact Case Study Identifier: OEREP-13-01
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Health Literacy, Hispanic Health, Diabetes
Geographic Location: New York
Implementer: Beth Israel Medical Center
Date: August 2013
Impact Case Study Identifier: OEREP-13-03
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Diabetes, Health Literacy, Hispanic Health, Aging, Disparities
Geographic Location: Maryland
Implementer: Mansfield Kaseman Health Clinic
Date: August 2013
Impact Case Study Identifier: COE-13-04
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Pharmaceuticals, Mental Health, Pediatrics
Geographic Location: Maryland
Implementer: Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Date: April 2013
Impact Case Study Identifier: COE-13-03
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Academic Curricula
Geographic Location: Ohio
Implementer: Southern Regional Education Board (SREB)
Date: December 2012

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