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: 2017-01
AHRQ Product(s): CAUTI Toolkit
Topic(s): Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAIs), Outcomes, Patient Safety, Health Care Quality
Geographic Location: New Jersey
Implementer: Meadowlands Hospital and iCareQuality
Date: March 2017
Impact Case Study Identifier: 2016-07
AHRQ Product(s): CAUTI Toolkit, Comprehensive Unit-based Safety Program
Topic(s): Patient Safety, Health Care Quality, Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAIs), Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Geographic Location: South Carolina
Implementer: Medical University of South Carolina
Date: July 2016
Impact Case Study Identifier: 2016-01
AHRQ Product(s): CAUTI Toolkit, Comprehensive Unit-based Safety Program
Topic(s): Patient Safety, Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Geographic Location: North Carolina
Implementer: CaroMont Regional Medical Center
Date: March 2016