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: COE-09-04
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Health Literacy, Prescription Drugs, Long-Term Care, Mental Health, Guidelines, Disparities
Geographic Location: National
Implementer: American College of Physicians
Date: May 2009
Impact Case Study Identifier: COE-08-01
AHRQ Product(s): Evidence Report
Topic(s): Pediatrics, Guidelines
Geographic Location: National
Implementer: American Academy of Pediatrics
Date: October 2007
Impact Case Study Identifier: COE-07-06
AHRQ Product(s): Evidence Report
Topic(s): Asthma, Guidelines
Geographic Location: National
Implementer: American College of Chest Physicians
Date: August 2007
Impact Case Study Identifier: COE-07-04
AHRQ Product(s): Patient Outcomes Research Team (PORT), Research
Topic(s): Guidelines
Geographic Location: National
Implementer: Infectious Disease Society of America, American Thoracic Society
Date: June 2007