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-97
AHRQ Product(s): Partnerships in Implementing Patient Safety (PIPS), QIO Learning Network
Topic(s): Blood Clots
Geographic Location: Nebraska
Implementer: Nebraska Hospitals
Date: May 2012
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-CQuIPS-82
AHRQ Product(s): MATCH Toolkit, QIO Learning Network
Topic(s): Prescription Drugs
Geographic Location: Nebraska
Implementer: Nebraska
Date: November 2011
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-CQuIPS-52
AHRQ Product(s): Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture, TeamSTEPPS®
Topic(s): Patient Safety
Geographic Location: Nebraska
Implementer: Nebraska Critical Access Hospitals
Date: December 2010
Impact Case Study Identifier: CDOM-06-02
AHRQ Product(s): HCUP-Inpatient Quality Indicators, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP)
Topic(s): Quality
Geographic Location: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Nebraska, Nevada, Wyoming
Implementer: Banner Health
Date: November 2005
Impact Case Study Identifier: Multi-Center-05-01 (COE, CQuIPS)
AHRQ Product(s): Evidence Report
Topic(s): Patient Safety
Geographic Location: Nebraska
Implementer: Creighton University
Date: March 2004