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-CDOM-49
AHRQ Product(s): HCUP-Prevention Quality Indicators, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP), Preventable Hospitalization Costs and Mapping Tool, Quality Diagnostic Tools for States
Topic(s): Policy, Quality
Geographic Location: Connecticut
Implementer: State of Connecticut
Date: October 2010
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-COE-43
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program, Medicaid Medical Directors Learning Network
Topic(s): Women's Health, Prescription Drugs, Mental Health, Pediatrics
Geographic Location: Connecticut
Implementer: Connecticut Department of Social Services
Date: July 2010
Impact Case Study Identifier: CDOM-06-07
AHRQ Product(s): HCUP-Prevention Quality Indicators, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP)
Topic(s): Access to Care
Geographic Location: Connecticut
Implementer: Connecticut Office of Health Care Access
Date: May 2006
Impact Case Study Identifier: CQuIPS-05-01
AHRQ Product(s): Patient Safety Improvement Corps (PSIC)
Topic(s): Patient Safety
Geographic Location: Connecticut
Implementer: Connecticut Hospital Association
Date: February 2005