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: 2015-05
AHRQ Product(s): National Healthcare Disparities Report (NHDR), National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR)
Topic(s): Academic Curricula, Consumer Health, Prevention, Disparities
Geographic Location: Arizona
Implementer: College of Health Solutions, Arizona State University
Date: March 2015
Impact Case Study Identifier: 2014-06
AHRQ Product(s): National Healthcare Disparities Report (NHDR), National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR)
Topic(s): Academic Curricula, Disparities
Geographic Location: New York
Implementer: Hunter College
Date: June 2014
Impact Case Study Identifier: Multi-Center-07-01
AHRQ Product(s): CAHPS, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP), Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS), National Healthcare Disparities Report (NHDR), National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR)
Topic(s): Quality, Access to Care
Geographic Location: National
Implementer: Commonwealth Fund
Date: February 2007