What's New

This page houses the recent findings and resources from both the national evaluation team and the State-based evaluation teams. It also will include slide decks from recent presentations at conferences, issue briefs, journal articles, replication guides, and other materials.

New Publications

State Snapshots

Fifteen of the 18 CHIPRA quality demonstration States received no-cost extensions to their grants. Updated State Spotlights reflecting the strategies, lessons learned, and outcomes from these States' no-cost extension periods are now available.

Child Health Quality in Maine: Practice Survey Report 2011–2014

This report summarizes the results of the 2014 survey and also provides a comparison of data from 2011 and 2014 to provide information on how statewide quality improvement has changed in Maine's child-serving practices. In addition, results are also presented on 2014-only survey questions, which cover Improving Health Outcomes for Children (IHOC) and First STEPS-specific topics. The report is available on the State of Maine's website.

Building on the CHIPRA Grant Experience: Key Focus Areas and Sustainability

A new report from Florida and Illinois, "Building on the CHIPRA Grant Experience to Spread and Sustain Quality Health Care for Children: Key Focus Areas and Sustainability Opportunities of the Florida-Illinois CHIPRA Quality Demonstration Grant" is now available. It describes opportunities for Federal and State Governments, public and private payers, providers, advocates, and other stakeholders to build on critical areas of the CHIPRA Quality Demonstration Grant Program’s success in the key areas of focus.

Page last reviewed January 2018
Page originally created November 2012
Internet Citation: What's New. Content last reviewed January 2018. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/policymakers/chipra/demoeval/whatsnew.html