Original ArticleAHRQ Healthcare Exchange Promoting Adoption of InnovationsClutter, Paula Cooper PhD, RN, CNS-BCAuthor Information Academic Center for Evidence-Based Practice & Department of Acute Nursing Care, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Nursing, San Antonio. Corresponding Author: Paula Cooper Clutter, PhD, RN, CNS-BC, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, Mail Code 7975, San Antonio, TX 78229 ([email protected]). Critical Care Nursing Quarterly: January 2009 - Volume 32 - Issue 1 - p 62-68 doi: 10.1097/01.CNQ.0000343137.57813.bf Buy Metrics Abstract Adopting innovations and incorporating evidence-based research in healthcare can be a challenging process. The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Health Care Innovations Exchange is a new program designed to promote the development and adoption of healthcare innovations that improve the quality of healthcare. The Health Care Innovations Exchange is a valuable resource for healthcare professionals. The purpose of this article is to highlight the key elements of the Health Care Innovations Exchange. © 2009 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.