Community Health Center

Prevent Diabetes Mellitus (PreDM) Clinical Decision Support Intervention in Community Health Centers

Description: 

This project will develop and evaluate the impact of the Prevent Diabetes Mellitus Clinical Decision Support on clinical outcomes, healthcare process measures, and associated costs.

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September 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021

Integrating Patient-Reported Outcomes into Routine Primary Care: Monitoring Asthma Between Visits

Description: 

The project is adapting and scaling a technology-enabled practice model for asthma in a primary care setting, then evaluating its impact on patient-reported quality of life and utilization.

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September 30, 2018 to July 31, 2021

Implementation and Dissemination of 'Gabby,' a Health Information Technology System for Young Women, into Community-Based Clinical Sites

Description: 

This project will develop and disseminate an innovative communication system to identify and mitigate health risks for young African American women before pregnancy as a means of reducing health disparities in birth outcomes.

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September 1, 2017 to June 30, 2021

Impact of Meaningful Use on Clinical Workflow in Emergency Departments

Description: 

This research investigated how electronic health record use affected clinical workflow, efficiency, and quality of care in the emergency department, and developed recommendations for future stages of Meaningful Use.

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September 30, 2014 to December 31, 2018

Improving Diagnosis of Hypertension in Children (IDHC)

Description: 

This project developed, implemented, and evaluated a program that includes clinical decision support to improve diagnosis of hypertension in children.

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September 30, 2015 to March 31, 2018

SINC: Synchronized Immunization Notifications

Description: 

This project will create and evaluate the impact of immunization reminders using information from an electronic health record combined with an immunization information system.

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July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2019

Clinical Information Needs of Community Health Centers for Health Information Technology

Description: 

This project will identify the information needs required to ensure effective care coordination for complex patients through extensive ethnographic assessment and interviews, and employ user-centered design methods to rapidly develop and test tools that address these needs.

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May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2020

Computer-Supported Management of Medical-Legal Issues Impacting Child Health

Description: 

This project expanded and modified the Child Health Improvement through Computer Automation (CHICA) system to assist pediatricians in identifying and managing four common medical-legal problems that may adversely impact child health, and found initial findings to be inconclusive.

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September 30, 2012 to July 31, 2016

Care Coordination Enabled by Health Information Technology: What Will It Take?

Description: 

This project assessed the feasibility and measurability care coordination activities and found that the electronic health record was infrequently used to support care coordination.

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September 30, 2013 to September 29, 2014

Best Practices For Integrating Clinical Decision Support Into Clinical Workflow

Description: 

This project compared high and low intensity support for implementation of clinical decision support (CDS) and found that the low intensity support may be sufficient to help community health centers improve their use of CDS over a relatively short time period.

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September 30, 2013 to December 31, 2014