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-65
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Breathing Conditions, Heart Health, Cancer
Geographic Location: National
Implementer: DynaMed
Date: June 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-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-CDOM-13
AHRQ Product(s): HCUP-Prevention Quality Indicators, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP), Medicaid Medical Directors Learning Network
Topic(s): Asthma, Policy, Chronic Care: Breathing Conditions
Geographic Location: New York
Implementer: New York State Department of Health
Date: May 2009
Impact Case Study Identifier: CP3-09-02
AHRQ Product(s): Research
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Self-Management, Chronic Care: Breathing Conditions, Prevention, Aging
Geographic Location: Canada
Implementer: British Columbia Ministry of Health
Date: November 2008