Health IT Safety

Research is needed in two key areas: how health IT can improve patient safety and how health IT itself can be safely used and implemented. AHRQ-funded research provides critical evidence in both areas, and the Program recently renewed a special emphasis notice reaffirming the intent to support research regarding the safety of health IT systems.

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Publication Name Publication Yearsort descending Project Name Contract/Grant Number Principal Investigator
Understanding the impact of health information exchange technology: Workflow elements, patterns of use, and information ecologies State and Regional Demonstration in Health Information Technology: Tennessee 290-04-0006
Patient identification: Producing a better barcoded wristband. Improving Healthcare Quality via Information Technology UC1 HS015270
Medicaid and CHIP Needs Assessment for and Implementation of Technical Assistance for Health Information Technology and Health Information Exchange in Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program 290-07-10079-1
Appendix A: Stage 1 Meaningful Use Objectives for Eligible Professionals Barriers to Meaningful Use in Medicaid 290-07-10079-2
Early results show ParentLink success in ER ParentLink: Better and Safer Emergency Care for Children R01 HS014947
United States Health Information Knowledgebase (USHIK) Patient Safety Metadata 290-08-10005
Patient-Centered IT: A Pediatric Case Study (PPT, 1140 KB) ParentLink: Better and Safer Emergency Care for Children R01 HS014947
Appendix B: Proposed Stage 2 Meaningful Use Objectives for Eligible Professionals Barriers to Meaningful Use in Medicaid 290-07-10079-2
United States Health Information Knowledgebase (USHIK) United States Health Information Knowledgebase (USHIK) 290-09-00002I-3
Hoonakker PLT, Carayon P. (2007). Selection of an instrument to measure end-user satisfaction. Paper presented at the Work with Computing Systems (WWCS) 2007 Conference, Stockholm, Sweden, May 21-24, 2007. Computer-Based Provider Order Entry (CPOE) Implementation in Intensive Care Units (ICUs) R01 HS015274