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-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-CDOM-25
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: Wyoming
Implementer: Wyoming Department of Health
Date: December 2009
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-OCKT-19
AHRQ Product(s): Medicaid Medical Directors Learning Network
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Self-Management, Policy
Geographic Location: Wyoming
Implementer: State of Wyoming
Date: September 2009
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-COE-02
AHRQ Product(s): Technology Assessment
Topic(s): Policy, Heart Health
Geographic Location: Alabama, New York, Wyoming
Implementer: New York Department of Health, Alabama Medicaid Agency & Wyoming Department of Health
Date: November 2008
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