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: 2015-30
AHRQ Product(s): TeamSTEPPS®
Topic(s): Academic Curricula, Patient Safety, Quality
Geographic Location: Missouri
Implementer: Research Medical Center
Date: November 2015
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-CQuIPS-93
AHRQ Product(s): MATCH Toolkit, QIO Learning Network
Topic(s): Prescription Drugs
Geographic Location: Missouri
Implementer: Missouri Hospitals
Date: April 2012
Impact Case Study Identifier: CP3-12-01
AHRQ Product(s): Health Literacy Universal Precautions Toolkit
Topic(s): Health Literacy, Disparities
Geographic Location: Missouri
Implementer: Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Date: January 2012
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-CQuIPS-80
AHRQ Product(s): MATCH Toolkit, QIO Learning Network
Topic(s): Prescription Drugs
Geographic Location: Missouri
Implementer: Missouri
Date: November 2011
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-CQuIPS-81
AHRQ Product(s): MATCH Toolkit, QIO Learning Network
Topic(s): Prescription Drugs
Geographic Location: Missouri
Implementer: Missouri
Date: November 2011
Impact Case Study Identifier: CDOM-11-02
AHRQ Product(s): Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP), Safety Net Monitoring Initiative
Topic(s): Quality, Access to Care
Geographic Location: Missouri
Implementer: Missouri Dept. of Health and Senior Services
Date: September 2011
Impact Case Study Identifier: CP3-11-03
AHRQ Product(s): CAHPS, Health Literacy Universal Precautions Toolkit
Topic(s): Health Literacy, Disparities
Geographic Location: Missouri
Implementer: University of Missouri Center for Health Policy/Health Literacy Missouri
Date: September 2011
Impact Case Study Identifier: CQuIPS-08-03
AHRQ Product(s): TeamSTEPPS®
Topic(s): Patient Safety
Geographic Location: Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma, Wisconsin
Implementer: SSM Healthcare
Date: July 2008