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.

Related Funded Projects

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Project Name Contract/Grant Numbersort descending Principal Investigator Start Date End Date
State and Regional Demonstration in Health Information Technology: Indiana 290-04-0015 Overhage, Marc 09/01/2004 07/31/2010
Using Short Message System (SMS) to Improve Health Care Quality and Outcomes Among HIV-Positive Men 290-06-0001-7 Uhrig, Jennifer 05/01/2009 03/31/2011
Human Factors in Home Health Care PSC 233-04-2509XI, TO: 233-70004T O'Connell, Mary Ellen 09/30/2009 10/31/2011
Establishing Federal Resources to Support Patient-Centered Medical Home Concept 290-09-00019I-2 Peikes, Deborah 09/08/2009 03/07/2011
Evaluation of Computer Generated After-Visit Summaries to Support Patient-Centered Care 290-07-10007-2 Pavlik, Valory 09/15/2009 03/15/2012
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 03/01/2009 12/31/2010
Industrial & Systems Engineering and Health Care: Critical Areas of Research Workshop 290-09-00027U Brennan, Patricia Flatley 06/30/2009 11/30/2010
Using Health Information Technology in Practice Redesign: Impact of Health Information Technology on Workflow 290-10-00024I-4 Wald, Jonathan S. 06/01/2012 07/21/2015
Data for Individual Health 14-721F-14 04/01/2014 03/31/2015
Using Evidence-Based Nursing Practices and Electronic Health Record Decision Support to Reduce Fall-related Patient Injuries in Acute Care 290-06-0016-2 Hook, Mary L. 06/01/2009 01/31/2011

Related Publications

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Publication Name Publication Year Project Name Contract/Grant Numbersort descending Principal Investigator
Facilitating patient self-management through telephony and web technologies in seasonal influenza. 2010 Stay-at-Home Influenza Toolkit 290-07-10009-4 Nagykaldi, Zsolt
Implementing an SMS-based intervention for persons living with human immunodeficiency virus. 2013 Using Short Message System (SMS) to Improve Health Care Quality and Outcomes Among HIV-Positive Men 290-06-0001-7 Uhrig, Jennifer
Use of an electronic referral system to improve the outpatient primary care–specialty interface - implementation handbook. 2012 Use of Electronic Referral System to Improve the Outpatient Primary Care-Specialty Care Interface 290-06-0017-3 Bell, Douglas
Building Bridges: Consumer Needs and the Design of Health Information Technology Workshop Personal Health Information Management and Design of Consumer Health IT 290-07-10072-1
An interactive preventive care record: a handbook for using patient-centered personal health records to promote prevention. 2012 Using Health Information Technology to Improve Health Care Quality in Primary Care Practices and in Transitions between Care Settings 290-07-10011-3 Krist, Alexander H.
Managing personal health information: an action agenda. 2010 Personal Health Information Management and Design of Consumer Health IT 290-07-10072-1 Peterson, Anne
Use of an electronic referral system to improve the outpatient primary care–specialty interface - final report 2012 Use of Electronic Referral System to Improve the Outpatient Primary Care-Specialty Care Interface 290-06-0017-3 Bell, Douglas
Barriers and drivers of health information technology use for the elderly, chronically ill, and underserved. 2008 Barriers and Drivers of Health Information Technology Use for the Elderly, Chronically Ill and Underserved 290-02-0024-9 Jimison, Holly B.
The role of human factors in home health care: workshop summary 2010 Human Factors in Home Health Care PSC 233-04-2509XI, TO: 233-70004T
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