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
EHR-related medication errors in two ICUs. 2017 Computer-Based Provider Order Entry (CPOE) Implementation in Intensive Care Units (ICUs) R01 HS015274 Carayon, Pascale
Electronic detection of delayed test result follow-up in patients with hypothyroidism. 2017 Decision Making and Clinical Work of Test Result Followup in Health Information Technology Settings R01 HS022087 Singh, Hardeep
Electronic health records and improved patient care: opportunities for applied psychology. 2017 Developing Evidence-Based, User-Centered Design and Implementation Guidelines to Improve Health Information Technology Usability R01 HS023701 Ratwani, Raj M.
Enhancing Providers' Ability to Follow-up on Abnormal Test Results - Final Report 2017 Enhancing Providers' Ability to Follow Up on Abnormal Test Results R21 HS024062 Mazur, Lukasz
Epidemiology of ACE inhibitor angioedema utilizing a large electronic health record. 2017 Encoding and Processing Patient Allergy Information in EHRs R01 HS022728 Zhou, Li
Evaluation of 'definite' anaphylaxis drug allergy alert overrides in inpatient and outpatient settings. 2017 Health Information Technology Center for Education and Research on Therapeutics U19 HS021094 Bates, David
Evaluation of medication-related clinical decision support alert overrides in the intensive care unit. 2017 Health Information Technology Center for Education and Research on Therapeutics U19 HS021094 Bates, David
Exploring the potential for using drug indications to prevent look-alike and sound-alike drug errors. 2017 Enhancing Medication CPOE Safety and Quality by Indications-Based Prescribing R01 HS023694 Schiff, Gordon David
Finding diagnostic errors in children admitted to the PICU. 2017 Decision Making and Clinical Work of Test Result Followup in Health Information Technology Settings R01 HS022087 Singh, Hardeep
Geography of community health information organization activity in the United States: Implications for the effectiveness of health information exchange. 2017 How Do You Define Regional? The Geography of Health Information Exchange R03 HS020304 Vest, Joshua Ryan