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: CP3-13-12
AHRQ Product(s): Research
Topic(s): Health Literacy, Prevention and Care Management, Prevention, Disparities
Geographic Location: National
Implementer: Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center
Date: December 2013
Impact Case Study Identifier: CP3-13-11
AHRQ Product(s): U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)
Topic(s): Prevention and Care Management, Prevention
Geographic Location: Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon, Washington
Implementer: Providence Medical Group, Providence Medical Group
Date: December 2013
Impact Case Study Identifier: CQuIPS-13-08
AHRQ Product(s): Publications
Topic(s): Patient Safety
Geographic Location: New York
Implementer: Cornell University
Date: November 2013
Impact Case Study Identifier: CQuIPS-13-07
AHRQ Product(s): Re-Engineered Discharge (RED)
Topic(s): Patient Safety
Geographic Location: Pennsylvania
Implementer: Mount Nittany Medical Center
Date: September 2013
Impact Case Study Identifier: OEREP-13-02
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Diabetes, Health Literacy, Hispanic Health, Aging, Disparities
Geographic Location: Texas
Implementer: Office of Minority Health National Promotores Program
Date: August 2013
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: OEREP-13-03
AHRQ Product(s): Effective Health Care Program
Topic(s): Chronic Care: Diabetes, Health Literacy, Hispanic Health, Aging, Disparities
Geographic Location: Maryland
Implementer: Mansfield Kaseman Health Clinic
Date: August 2013
Impact Case Study Identifier: CQuIPS-13-05
AHRQ Product(s): Partnerships in Implementing Patient Safety (PIPS)
Topic(s): Patient Safety
Geographic Location: National
Implementer: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
Date: July 2013
Impact Case Study Identifier: CQuIPS-13-06
AHRQ Product(s): TeamSTEPPS®
Topic(s): Patient Safety
Geographic Location: New York
Implementer: Staten Island University Hospital
Date: July 2013
Impact Case Study Identifier: CP3-13-10
Topic(s): Health Literacy, Patient Safety, Medical Errors
Geographic Location: Wisconsin
Implementer: University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy
Date: June 2013

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