Consumer Health IT

Increasingly, innovative computer and information systems are being developed to help people manage health concerns, monitor important indicators of their health, and communicate with their caregivers. AHRQ supports research to determine how these patient-facing technologies can best improve the quality and effectiveness of care.

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Publication Name Publication Year Project Name Contract/Grant Numbersort descending Principal Investigator
Reducing Disparities in Health Care Quality in Underresourced Settings Using Health IT Strategies: Expert Meeting Summary. Reducing Disparities in Health Care Quality for Priority Populations: An Approach Focused on Improving Care in Under-resourced Settings Using Health IT and Other Quality Improvement Strategies 290-09-10014 and P330900421P
Reducing disparities in health care quality: the role of health IT in underresourced settings. 2010 Reducing Disparities in Health Care Quality for Priority Populations: An Approach Focused on Improving Care in Under-resourced Settings Using Health IT and Other Quality Improvement Strategies 290-09-10014 and P330900421P Casale, Cecilia
Industrial and Systems Engineering and Health Care: Critical Areas of Research Workshop Industrial & Systems Engineering and Health Care: Critical Areas of Research Workshop 290-09-00027U
Consumer engagement in developing electronic health information systems - final report 2009 Consumer Engagement in Developing Electronic Health Information Systems PSC 233-02-0087, TO: 233-07-00004T Schneider, Sid
Engaging patients and families in the medical home. 2010 Establishing Federal Resources to Support Patient-Centered Medical Home Concept 290-09-00019I-2 Peikes, Deborah
Consumer health informatics: results of a systematic evidence review and evidence based recommendations. 2011 Impact of Consumer Health Informatics Applications 290-07-10061-5 Gibbons, M. Chris
Health care comes home: the human factors. 2011 Human Factors in Home Health Care PSC 233-04-2509XI, TO: 233-70004T
Impact of consumer health informatics applications. 2009 Impact of Consumer Health Informatics Applications 290-07-10061-5 Gibbons, M. Chris
The Patient-centered medical home: strategies to put patients at the center of primary care. 2011 Establishing Federal Resources to Support Patient-Centered Medical Home Concept 290-09-00019I-2 Peikes, Deborah
Tailored text messaging intervention for HIV adherence: a proof-of-concept study. 2012 Using Short Message System (SMS) to Improve Health Care Quality and Outcomes Among HIV-Positive Men 290-06-0001-7 Uhrig, Jennifer