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: KT-CQuiPS-68
AHRQ Product(s): CAHPS, Medicaid Medical Directors Learning Network
Topic(s): Quality, Access to Care
Geographic Location: Hawaii
Implementer: Hawaii Department of Human Services
Date: August 2011
Impact Case Study Identifier: CQuiPS-06-04
AHRQ Product(s): National Healthcare Quality/Disparities Report (QR/DR)
Topic(s): Disparities
Geographic Location: California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, Hawaii, Maryland, Oregon, Virginia, Washington
Implementer: Kaiser Permanente Care Management Institute
Date: February 2006
Impact Case Study Identifier: COE-05-02
AHRQ Product(s): Evidence-based Practice Center Program (EPC), National Guidelines Clearinghouse (NGC)
Topic(s): Health Information Technology (HIT)
Geographic Location: California, Colorado, Hawaii, Oregon
Implementer: Kaiser Permanente
Date: February 2004