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-CDOM-53
AHRQ Product(s): HCUP-Prevention Quality Indicators, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP), Preventable Hospitalization Costs and Mapping Tool, Quality Diagnostic Tools for States
Topic(s): Policy, Quality
Geographic Location: Maine
Implementer: State of Maine
Date: December 2010
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-CQuIPS-50
AHRQ Product(s): Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture
Topic(s): Patient Safety
Geographic Location: Iowa
Implementer: Jennie Edmundson Hospital
Date: December 2010
Impact Case Study Identifier: CP3-11-01
AHRQ Product(s): Project Xtreme
Topic(s): Emergency Preparedness
Geographic Location: National
Implementer: Concorde Career Institute
Date: December 2010
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-CQuIPS-52
AHRQ Product(s): Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture, TeamSTEPPS®
Topic(s): Patient Safety
Geographic Location: Nebraska
Implementer: Nebraska Critical Access Hospitals
Date: December 2010
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-CDOM-51
AHRQ Product(s): Quality Diagnostic Tools for States
Topic(s): Policy, Quality
Geographic Location: Oregon
Implementer: State of Oregon
Date: December 2010
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-COE-47
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program, Medicaid Medical Directors Learning Network
Topic(s): Policy, Women's Health, Prescription Drugs, Mental Health
Geographic Location: Massachusetts
Implementer: Massachusetts Medicaid Office of Clinical Affairs
Date: October 2010
Impact Case Study Identifier: KT-CDOM-49
AHRQ Product(s): HCUP-Prevention Quality Indicators, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP), Preventable Hospitalization Costs and Mapping Tool, Quality Diagnostic Tools for States
Topic(s): Policy, Quality
Geographic Location: Connecticut
Implementer: State of Connecticut
Date: October 2010
Impact Case Study Identifier: CDOM-10-02
AHRQ Product(s): HCUP-Patient Safety Indicators, Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP)
Topic(s): Patient Safety, Quality
Geographic Location: United Kingdom
Implementer: Imperial College London
Date: October 2010
Impact Case Study Identifier: CQuIPS-10-03
AHRQ Product(s): WebM&M
Topic(s): Patient Safety, Academic Curricula
Geographic Location: National
Implementer: Institute for Healthcare Improvement
Date: October 2010
Impact Case Study Identifier: CFACT-10-05
AHRQ Product(s): Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS)
Topic(s): Policy
Geographic Location: International
Implementer: Institute for Health Economics and Policy
Date: October 2010

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