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
Implementing a Social Knowledge Networking (SKN) system to enable meaningful use of an EHR medication reconciliation system. 2018 Using Social Knowledge Networking (SKN) Technology To Enable Meaningful Use of EHR Technology R21 HS024335 Rangachari, Pavani
Improving Outpatient Safety of Older Adults Through Electronic Patient Portals - Final Report 2018 Improving Outpatient Safety of Older Adults Through Electronic Patient Portals R21 HS024071 Lindquist, Lee A.
Incorporating medication indications into the prescribing process. 2018 Enhancing Medication CPOE Safety and Quality by Indications-Based Prescribing R01 HS023694 Schiff, Gordon David
Language-concordant automated telephone queries to assess medication adherence in a diverse population: a cross-sectional analysis of convergent validity with pharmacy claims. 2018 Harnessing Health Information Technology for Self-Management Support and Medication Activation in a Medicaid Health Plan R18 HS017261 Schillinger, Dean
Learning from patients' experiences related to diagnostic errors is essential for progress in patient safety. 2018 Decision Making and Clinical Work of Test Result Followup in Health Information Technology Settings R01 HS022087 Singh, Hardeep
Learning From Primary Care EHR Exemplars About Health IT Safety - Final Report 2018 Learning From Primary Care EHR Exemplars About Health IT Safety R21 HS024327 Ornstein, Steven
Macroergonomics to understand factors impacting patient care during electronic health record downtime. 2018 Evidence-based Contingency Planning for Electronic Health Record Downtime R21 HS024350 Wernz, Christian
Natural Language Processing to Identify and Rank Clinically Relevant Information for EHRs in the Emergency Department - Final Report 2018 Natural Language Processing To Identify and Rank Clinically Relevant Information for EHRs in the Emergency Department R21 HS024541 Goss, Foster R.
Novel IT to Create Patient-Integrated Quality Improvement - Final Report 2018 Novel IT To Create Patient-Integrated Quality Improvement R21 HS024553 Bardach, Naomi S.
Payment innovations to improve diagnostic accuracy and reduce diagnostic error. 2018 Decision Making and Clinical Work of Test Result Followup in Health Information Technology Settings R01 HS022087 Singh, Hardeep