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
Medication safety in two intensive care units of a community teaching hospital after electronic health record implementation: sociotechnical and human factors engineering considerations. 2017 Computer-Based Provider Order Entry (CPOE) Implementation in Intensive Care Units (ICUs) R01 HS015274 Carayon, Pascale
Medication-related clinical decision support alert overrides in inpatients. 2017 Preventing Perioperative Medication Errors and Adverse Drug Events Through the Use of Clinical Decision Support K08 HS024764 Nanji, Karen C.
Medication-related clinical decision support alert overrides in inpatients. 2017 Health Information Technology Center for Education and Research on Therapeutics U19 HS021094 Bates, David
Navigation in the electronic health record: A review of the safety and usability literature. 2017 Finding the Safer Way: Novel Interaction Design Approaches to Health IT Safety R01 HS023708 Senathirajah, Yalini
Notifiable condition reporting practices: implications for public health agency participation in a health information exchange. 2017 Improving Population Health Through Enhanced Targeted Regional Decision Support R01 HS020909 Dixon, Brian
Open & Act: Tracking Health Care Team Response to EHR Asynchronous Alerts - Final Report 2017 Open & Act: Tracking Health Care Team Response to EHR Asynchronous Alerts R21 HS023661 Cutrona, Sarah Leleiko
Patient perceptions of receiving test results via online portals: a mixed-methods study. 2017 Decision Making and Clinical Work of Test Result Follow-up in Health Information Technology Settings R01 HS022087 Singh, Hardeep
Prevalence of food allergies and intolerances documented in electronic health records. 2017 Encoding and Processing Patient Allergy Information in EHRs R01 HS022728 Zhou, Li
Preventing adverse events in cataract surgery: recommendations from a Massachusetts expert panel. 2017 Preventing Perioperative Medication Errors and Adverse Drug Events Through the Use of Clinical Decision Support K08 HS024764 Nanji, Karen C.
Primary care providers' opening of time-sensitive alerts sent to commercial electronic health record inbaskets. 2017 Open & Act: Tracking Health Care Team Response to EHR Asynchronous Alerts R21 HS023661 Cutrona, Sarah Leleiko