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.

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The Bottom Line: Taking Innovation To Scale In Primary Care Practices: The Functions Of Health Care Extension

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Learn the bottom line about the Health Affairs paper “Taking Innovation To Scale In Primary Care Practices: The Functions Of …

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Quick Read ESCALATES Learnings

The Bottom Line: Burnout among Physicians, Advanced Practice Clinicians and Staff in Smaller Primary Care Practices

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Learn the bottom line and see the Visual Abstract about the Journal of General …

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The Bottom Line: Practice Facilitator Strategies for Addressing Electronic Health Record Data Challenges for Quality Improvement

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Learn the bottom line about the Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine …

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The Bottom Line: Use Of Quality Improvement Strategies Among Small To Medium-Size US Primary Care Practices

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Learn the bottom line about the Annals of Family Medicine paper, “Use Of Quality Improvement Strategies Among Small …

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International Conference on Practice Facilitation: Even Practice Facilitators and Practice Facilitation Program Leads Need Support!

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The inaugural International Conference on Practice Facilitation was a two-day event …

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