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: 2014-18
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Chronic Care, Depression, Diabetes
Geographic Location: Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa
Implementer: Mayo Clinic
Date: October 2014
Impact Case Study Identifier: OEREP-13-01
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Health Literacy, Hispanic Health, Diabetes
Geographic Location: New York
Implementer: Beth Israel Medical Center
Date: August 2013
Impact Case Study Identifier: CP3-13-05
AHRQ Product(s): Research
Topic(s): Chronic Care, Diabetes
Geographic Location: Virginia
Implementer: Virginia Department of Health
Date: March 2013
Impact Case Study Identifier: COE-12-02
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Chronic Care, Diabetes
Geographic Location: Puerto Rico
Implementer: Puerto Rican Diabetes Association
Date: August 2012
Impact Case Study Identifier: CFACT-07-06
AHRQ Product(s): Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS)
Topic(s): Chronic Care, Diabetes
Geographic Location: National
Implementer: American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
Date: September 2007
Impact Case Study Identifier: COE-05-04
AHRQ Product(s): Research
Topic(s): Chronic Care, Diabetes, Disparities, Health Information Technology (HIT)
Geographic Location: Illinois
Implementer: Cook County Ambulatory and Community Health Network
Date: October 2004