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: CQuIPS-12-05
AHRQ Product(s): Staying Active and Healthy With Blood Thinners
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Self-Management, Prescription Drugs, Blood Thinners
Geographic Location: Virginia
Implementer: VCU Health System
Date: March 2012
Impact Case Study Identifier: CQuIPS-12-02
AHRQ Product(s): Staying Active and Healthy With Blood Thinners
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Self-Management, Prescription Drugs, Blood Thinners
Geographic Location: Georgia
Implementer: Primary Health Care Centers
Date: January 2012
Impact Case Study Identifier: CQuIPS-12-03
AHRQ Product(s): Staying Active and Healthy With Blood Thinners
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Self-Management, Prescription Drugs, Blood Thinners
Geographic Location: Georgia
Implementer: Alliant/GMFC
Date: January 2012
Impact Case Study Identifier: CQuIPS-11-03
AHRQ Product(s): Staying Active and Healthy With Blood Thinners
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Self-Management, Telemedicine, Blood Thinners
Geographic Location: Vermont
Implementer: Fletcher Allen Health Care
Date: September 2011
Impact Case Study Identifier: CQuIPS-11-04
AHRQ Product(s): Staying Active and Healthy With Blood Thinners
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Self-Management, Blood Thinners
Geographic Location: Illinois, Michigan
Implementer: OSF Medical Group
Date: September 2011
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-CQuiPS-57
AHRQ Product(s): Asthma Return-on-Investment Calculator, Quality Diagnostic Tools for States
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Self-Management, Policy, Quality
Geographic Location: Alabama
Implementer: State of Alabama
Date: January 2011
Impact Case Study Identifier: COE-10-01
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Self-Management, Chronic Care: Breathing Conditions
Geographic Location: Minnesota
Implementer: Mayo Clinic
Date: July 2010
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-OCKT-40
AHRQ Product(s): Medicaid Medical Directors Learning Network
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Self-Management, Policy, Medicaid
Geographic Location: Texas
Implementer: Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Date: May 2010
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-COE-35
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program, KT Project for Pharmacists
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Self-Management, Pharmaceuticals, Chronic Care: Breathing Conditions
Geographic Location: Pennsylvania, West Virginia
Implementer: Highmark, Inc.
Date: March 2010
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

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