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: 2014-23
AHRQ Product(s): TeamSTEPPS®
Topic(s): Patient Safety, Academic Curricula, Quality
Geographic Location: Kansas
Implementer: University of Kansas Medical Center
Date: December 2014
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-OCKT-21
AHRQ Product(s): Medicaid Medical Directors Learning Network
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Self-Management, Policy
Geographic Location: Kansas
Implementer: State of Kansas
Date: November 2009
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-CDOM-09
AHRQ Product(s): Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP), Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project - HCUPnet, Quality Diagnostic Tools for States
Topic(s): Policy, Quality
Geographic Location: Kansas
Implementer: State of Kansas
Date: May 2009
Impact Case Study Identifier: CP3-08-07
AHRQ Product(s): U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Topic(s): Academic Curricula, Prevention
Geographic Location: Kansas
Implementer: Wichita State University: College of Health Professions
Date: April 2008