AHRQ’s Health Information Technology

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)’s Health IT Portfolio develops and disseminates evidence and evidence-based tools about the impact of health IT on health care quality. To accomplish this, the Portfolio:

– Anticipates the future needs of the health care system and supports development of innovative health IT solutions.

– Identifies and fills current gaps in knowledge about health IT.

– Leverages the capability of health IT to improve the quality, safety, efficiency and effectiveness of health care.