Long-Term Care Facility

Comparison of Asynchronous Telepsychiatry Alongside Synchronous Telepsychiatry in Skilled Nursing Facilities

Description: 

This project will evaluate the comparative effectiveness of asynchronous telepsychiatry versus synchronous telepsychiatry in a skilled nursing facility population using a 12-month randomized controlled trial.

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August 1, 2017 to May 31, 2022

Accessibility and Beyond: Designing Consumer Health IT for Disabled Individuals

Description: 

This project engaged individuals with physical, sensory, and cognitive disabilities to expand upon existing consumer mobile health application design guidance for social networks.

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May 5, 2015 to April 30, 2018

Addressing the Personal Health Information Management Needs of Older Adults

Description: 

This project will examine the health information needs of older adults to inform the design of systems to support their health and independence.

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September 30, 2013 to August 31, 2019

Midcoast Maine Patient Safety With IT Integration

Description: 

Developed new systems and a high level of integration and cooperation in four significant areas: medication management, patient discharge, high-level integration of information, and the development of a new paradigm for evaluating, selecting, and implementing new technologies.

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September 30, 2004 to September 29, 2005

Central Kenai Peninsula Health Collaborative Technology

Description: 

Assessed current technology resources and planned implementation of area-wide electronic communications and connectivity to electronic health records and a patient-support Web-based data system.

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September 30, 2004 to September 29, 2006

Boone County Community Care Network

Description: 

Designed a county-wide health information system that allowed health information sharing and permitted real-time order placement by hospitals, health departments, private physicians' offices, clinics, and long-term care facilities.

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September 30, 2004 to September 29, 2006

Project InfoCare

Description: 

Created a community-wide EMR with integrated clinical decision support that is available across the continuum of care including a rural hospital, a home health agency, 14 physician clinics, and 5 long-term care facilities.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2004 to September 29, 2007

Using Information Technology (IT) to Improve Medication Safety for Rural Elders

Description: 

Implemented a Patient-Centered Medication Information System (PCMIS) to provide secure access to accurate, complete, and current medication information for patients, clinicians, pharmacists, and nurses, reconciled differences in medication information, and provided a platform for evidence-based decision support; assessed the benefits and costs of the system.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2004 to September 29, 2008

Nursing Home Information Technology (IT): Optimal Medication and Care Delivery

Description: 

Implemented a health IT system with added best-practices decision support modules in 7 nursing homes and evaluated the impact on care processes, resident health outcomes, and staff efficiency and satisfaction.

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September 30, 2004 to September 29, 2008