AHRQ Health Services Research Projects (R01)

Improving Missing Data Analysis in Distributed Research Networks

Description: 

This project aims to refine and develop methods to address missing electronic health record data to improve data quality and research validity.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2018 to September 29, 2021

i-Matter: Investigating an mHealth Texting Tool for Embedding Patient-Reported Data into Diabetes Management

Description: 

This project will evaluate the effects of a technology-based patient-reported outcomes system on patient management of type 2 diabetes in primary care practices.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2018 to June 30, 2023

Using eHealth to Expand Access to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia in Hispanic Primary Care Patients

Description: 

This project evaluates the effectiveness, barriers, and cost of a Spanish-language electronic health intervention to treat chronic insomnia in Hispanic patients.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2018 to July 31, 2023

Patient Choice of Telemedicine Encounters

Description: 

This project will examine the quality and safety impact of patient-initiated telemedicine visits with primary care providers.

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Project Dates: 
May 15, 2018 to February 28, 2023

Health IT-Generated PROs to Improve Outcomes in Cirrhosis

Description: 

This project will test the effectiveness of using patient-reported outcomes for cirrhosis collected with Patient Buddy and EncephalApp on hospital readmissions.

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Project Dates: 
June 11, 2018 to March 31, 2023

Improving Patient Safety and Clinician Cognitive Support Through eMAR Redesign

Description: 

This study will examine usability and safety hazards of electronic medication administration records, with a focus on communication and information flow between health information technology applications.

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Project Dates: 
July 1, 2018 to April 30, 2023

Meaningful Drug Interaction Alerts

Description: 

This project proposes a novel proactive system to reduce alert burden and thereby increase attention to situations in which patient safety is at risk.

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Project Dates: 
May 1, 2018 to February 28, 2022

Improving Allergy Documentation and Clinical Decision Support in the Electronic Health Record

Description: 

This project will redesign approaches for collecting and using allergy information with the goal of improving healthcare quality and safety, including completeness and accuracy of allergy data.

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Project Dates: 
May 7, 2018 to April 30, 2022

Incorporating PRO Data Into RA Clinical Encounters Using Health-IT (PACT)

Description: 

This project will develop and evaluate an an electronic dashboard to display patient reported outcomes for patients with rheumatoid arthritis that will facilitate clinician and patient conversations about their care.

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April 1, 2018 to January 31, 2023

Notifiable condition reporting practices: implications for public health agency participation in a health information exchange.

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