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: 2016-06
AHRQ Product(s): Research
Topic(s): Primary Care, Prevention
Geographic Location: California, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Texas, Washington
Implementer: American Cancer Society
Date: July 2016
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: 2014-07
AHRQ Product(s): Health Literacy Universal Precautions Toolkit
Topic(s): Health Literacy, Prevention and Care Management
Geographic Location: Minnesota
Implementer: Mayo Clinic Transplant Center
Date: June 2014
Impact Case Study Identifier: COE-13-02
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Women's Health
Geographic Location: Minnesota
Implementer: Minnesota Department of Human Services
Date: December 2012
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-COE-102
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program, Medicaid Medical Directors Learning Network
Topic(s): Policy, Pharmaceuticals, Pediatrics
Geographic Location: Minnesota, New Hampshire, Washington, Wyoming
Implementer: States of NH, MN, WA, WY
Date: May 2012
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-COE-88
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Tools for Business Project
Topic(s): Consumer Health
Geographic Location: Minnesota
Implementer: StayWell Health Management
Date: January 2012
Impact Case Study Identifier: COE-10-01
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Self-Management, Chronic Care: Breathing Conditions
Geographic Location: Minnesota
Implementer: Mayo Clinic
Date: July 2010
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-CQuIPS-28
AHRQ Product(s): Partnerships in Implementing Patient Safety (PIPS)
Topic(s): Emergency Preparedness
Geographic Location: Minnesota
Implementer: Fairview Southdale Hospital
Date: January 2010
Impact Case Study Identifier: CQuIPS-09-05
AHRQ Product(s): Research
Topic(s): Patient Safety, Emergency Department
Geographic Location: Minnesota
Implementer: Mercy Hospital and Unity Hospital; Allina Hospitals and Clinics
Date: September 2009
Impact Case Study Identifier: OCKT-08-02
AHRQ Product(s): Questions Are the Answer Public Service Campaign
Topic(s): Patient Safety
Geographic Location: Minnesota
Implementer: Park Nicollet Health Services
Date: September 2008

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