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: 2017-01
AHRQ Product(s): CAUTI Toolkit
Topic(s): Healthcare-Associated Infections (HAIs), Outcomes, Patient Safety, Health Care Quality
Geographic Location: New Jersey
Implementer: Meadowlands Hospital and iCareQuality
Date: March 2017
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-CQuIPS-84
AHRQ Product(s): MATCH Toolkit, QIO Learning Network
Topic(s): Prescription Drugs
Geographic Location: New Jersey
Implementer: New Jersey
Date: November 2011
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-CP3-64
AHRQ Product(s): Electronic Preventive Services Selector (ePSS), U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Topic(s): Academic Curricula, Prevention
Geographic Location: New Jersey
Implementer: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-School of Osteopathic Medicine
Date: November 2011
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-CQuIPS-83
AHRQ Product(s): MATCH Toolkit, QIO Learning Network
Topic(s): Prescription Drugs
Geographic Location: New Jersey
Implementer: New Jersey
Date: November 2011
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-CQuIPS-85
AHRQ Product(s): MATCH Toolkit, QIO Learning Network
Topic(s): Prescription Drugs
Geographic Location: New Jersey
Implementer: New Jersey
Date: November 2011
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-COE-31
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program, KT Project for Pharmacists
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Self-Management, Pharmaceuticals
Geographic Location: New Jersey
Implementer: Kimball Medical Center
Date: January 2010
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-CP3-06
AHRQ Product(s): Elders Learning Network
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Self-Management
Geographic Location: New Jersey
Implementer: State of New Jersey
Date: March 2009
Impact Case Study Identifier: COE-06-01
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Quality
Geographic Location: Florida, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia
Implementer: Bon Secours Health System, Inc
Date: November 2005
Impact Case Study Identifier: OCKT-05-04
AHRQ Product(s): User Liaison Program (ULP)
Topic(s): Patient Safety
Geographic Location: New Jersey
Implementer: New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services
Date: August 2005