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 Year Project Name Contract/Grant Number Principal Investigator
Decision making and clinical work of test result followup in health information technology settings - final report 2018 Decision Making and Clinical Work of Test Result Followup in Health Information Technology Settings R01 HS022087 Singh, Hardeep
Diagnostic decision-making in the emergency department. 2018 Decision Making and Clinical Work of Test Result Followup in Health Information Technology Settings R01 HS022087 Singh, Hardeep
Drug hypersensitivity reactions documented in electronic health records within a large health system. 2018 Encoding and Processing Patient Allergy Information in EHRs R01 HS022728 Zhou, Li
Drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS) syndrome identified in the electronic health record allergy module. 2018 Encoding and Processing Patient Allergy Information in EHRs R01 HS022728 Zhou, Li
Efficiency of emergency physicians: Insights from an observational study using EHR log files. 2018 Impact of Meaningful Use on Clinical Workflow in Emergency Departments R01 HS022670 Patel, Vimla L.
Electronic health record usability issues and potential contribution to patient harm. 2018 Developing Evidence-Based, User-Centered Design and Implementation Guidelines to Improve Health Information Technology Usability R01 HS023701 Ratwani, Raj M.
Encoding and processing patient allergy information in EHRs - final report 2018 Encoding and Processing Patient Allergy Information in EHRs R01 HS022728 Zhou, Li
Enhancing medication CPOE safety and quality by indications-based prescribing - final report 2018 Enhancing Medication CPOE Safety and Quality by Indications-Based Prescribing R01 HS023694 Schiff, Gordon David
Evidence-based contingency planning for electronic health record downtime - final report 2018 Evidence-based Contingency Planning for Electronic Health Record Downtime R21 HS024350 Wernz, Christian
Expanding health information exchange improves identification of frequent emergency department users. 2018 Advancing Quality Measurement and Care Improvement with Health Information Exchange R01 HS021261 Shapiro, Jason S.