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Impact Case Studies and Knowledge Transfer Case Studies

Prevention/Care Management

The mission of the prevention and care management portfolio is to improve the quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of the delivery of evidence-based preventive services and chronic care management in ambulatory care settings. Portfolio goals include:

  1. Supporting clinical decisionmaking for preventive services through the generation of new knowledge, synthesis of evidence, and dissemination and implementation of evidence-based recommendations.
  2. Developing the evidence base for and implementation of activities to improve primary care and clinical outcomes through health care redesign, clinical-community linkages, self management support, integration of health information technology, and care coordination.

Prevention/Care Management Case Studies by Year

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Saint Louis University School of Medicine Incorporates AHRQ's Health Literacy Toolkit Into Curriculum
St. Barnabas Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Center Implements On-Time Quality Improvement in Long-Term Care
Schuyler Ridge Nursing Home Implements On-Time Quality Improvement in Long-Term Care
Highmark Uses AHRQ Materials in Health Literacy Outreach Program
Mississippi Legislature Influenced by AHRQ Research on Medically Underserved Areas
American Academy of Physician Assistants Recommends AHRQ's Health Literacy Universal Precautions ToolkitNew!
Area Agency on Aging of the Permian Basin Uses AHRQ's Video for Men's Health OutreachNew!


Anaconda Internal Medicine
Piedmont Healthcare
NextGen Healthcare
Watson Clinic
Bon Secours Health System
Colorado Area Health Education Center
integrated Physician Network
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey–School of Osteopathic Medicine
Covisint DocSite
Gurwin Jewish Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
University of Missouri Center for Health Policy/Health Literacy Missouri
Spanish Catholic Center
Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing

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State of Kansas
State of Montana
State of New Hampshire
State of New York
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
State of Arizona
East Tennessee State University Medical Library
Texas Health and Human Services Commission
IBM Integrated Health Services
Nevada State Health Division
Concorde Career Institute

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Japan Chronic Disease Self-Management Association
British Columbia Ministry of Health
San Francisco General Hospital
University of Tokyo Hospital
University of North Texas Health Science Center
Kaiser Permanente Southern California; Riverside Medical Center, Riverside, California
Local Health Guide, Seattle
State of Virginia
State of Iowa
State of New Jersey
State of Washington
New York State Department of Health
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
State of Illinois
State of Wyoming

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Department of Defense
America's Health Insurance Plans
State of Washington
North Carolina Medicaid
American Medical Association (AMA)/AMA Foundation
Ethica Health and Retirement Communities
Wichita State University: College of Health Professions
University of Buenos Aires
State of North Carolina
North Carolina Healthy Start Foundation
Humana, Inc.
Maya Angelou Research Center on Minority Health
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

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Kent State University School of Nursing
American Samoa Department of Health
Administration on Aging
State of Alaska
National Taiwan University Hospital
Indiana State Department of Health
Lakeland Regional Medical Center

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Stony Brook University School of Medicine
Wayne State University
Beverly Health and Rehabilitation Services, Inc.
Des Moines University
Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Duke University Physician Assistant Program
Michigan State University
Family Violence Prevention Fund
Indiana State Department of Health

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Texas Medical Center
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill
Alaska Department of Health and Social Services
State of Oregon
Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine
University Health System

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Mayo Clinic
Aetna, Inc.
Kaiser Permanente of Northern California

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Current as of August 2012

Internet Citation:

Impact Case Studies and Knowledge Transfer Case Studies: Prevention/Care Management. August 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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