EvidenceNOW is focusing on helping primary care practices use the latest evidence to improve the heart health of Americans, and it is one of the largest initiatives funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).

ESCALATES is the national evaluation for EvidenceNOW. The ESCALATES team is studying which practice supports and quality improvement strategies are most effective across the seven regional cooperatives participating in this initiative. Learn More About ESCALATES.

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EvidenceNOW is a Test of Primary Care Extension


At the turn of the 20th century, after many other more traditional dissemination strategies had been tried, there remained a large gap between what was known about more efficient …

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The ESCALATES Study Protocol


Looking for more details about the national evaluation¬† of the EvidenceNOW initiative? The protocol for ESCALATES has just been published…

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