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: 2017-03
AHRQ Product(s): Project ECHO
Topic(s): Access to Care, Aging, Care Coordination, Chronic Care, Health Care Quality, Health Information Technology (HIT), Mental Health, Rural Health, Telehealth
Geographic Location: New York
Implementer: University of Rochester Medical Center
Date: April 2017
Impact Case Study Identifier: 2015-02
AHRQ Product(s): Re-Engineered Discharge (RED)
Topic(s): Health Literacy, Chronic Care, Disparities
Geographic Location: International
Implementer: Grupo Saned
Date: March 2015
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: 2014-04
AHRQ Product(s): Aprende a Vivir
Topic(s): Health Literacy, Chronic Care, Aging, Disparities
Geographic Location: New York
Implementer: Casa Boricua Senior Center
Date: May 2014
Impact Case Study Identifier: CP3-13-07
AHRQ Product(s): Project ECHO
Topic(s): Chronic Care, Telehealth, Veterans Health Administration (VHA)
Geographic Location: National
Implementer: Department of Veterans Affairs
Date: May 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: CP3-13-02
AHRQ Product(s): Research
Topic(s): Chronic Care, Aging
Geographic Location: National
Implementer: U.S. Administration on Aging (AoA)
Date: December 2012
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: CP3-09-06
AHRQ Product(s): Research
Topic(s): Health Literacy, Patient Safety, Chronic Care
Geographic Location: California
Implementer: Kaiser Permanente Southern California and Riverside Medical Center
Date: March 2009
Impact Case Study Identifier: CFACT-08-06
AHRQ Product(s): Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS)
Topic(s): Chronic Care, Data
Geographic Location: National
Implementer: Milken Institute
Date: February 2008

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