The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) maintains this Web site to enhance public access to information about service delivery or policy innovations and tools used in activities aimed at improving health care quality. AHRQ’s goal for the Health Care Innovations Exchange initiative is to promote diffusion and uptake of innovations and tools that have met specific inclusion criteria:
However, the inclusion of an innovation or tool in the AHRQ Health Care Innovations Exchange does not constitute or imply an endorsement, recommendation, or any favoritism by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, AHRQ, or AHRQ’s technical contractor (Westat) of the innovation or tool, or of the submitter or developer of the innovation or tool. Neither the United States Government, its contractor (Westat), nor any of their employees makes any warranty, expressed or implied, including the warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, clinical efficacy, or value of any such information or any apparatus, product, or process described or referenced in the AHRQ Health Care Innovations Exchange or in material at other sites linked from and to the AHRQ Health Care Innovations Exchange Web site. The views and opinions of authors of the documents on this site do not necessarily state or reflect those of the United States Government or its contractor, Westat.
The inclusion of an innovation or tool in the AHRQ Health Care Innovations Exchange shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.
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