Care Planning

Integrating Contextual Factors into Clinical Decision Support to Reduce Contextual Error and Improve Outcomes in Ambulatory Care

Description: 

This research will explore whether providing clinicians with contextual information at the point of care through the use of clinical decision support can reduce contextual errors, improve patient healthcare outcomes, and reduce misuse and overuse of medical services.

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July 1, 2017 to April 30, 2021

Interactive Patient-Centered Discharge Toolkit To Promote Self-Management During Transitions

Description: 

This project will implement and evaluate a previously developed, interactive, patient-centered discharge toolkit to improve the transition of care from the inpatient to outpatient settings.

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September 1, 2016 to August 31, 2019

Virtualized Homes: Tools for Better Discharge Planning

Description: 

This research linked a web viewer for 3D models of patient homes to an electronic health record so that the models could be viewable and annotated from within a patient’s record for better discharge planning.

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March 1, 2016 to February 28, 2018

Designing User-Centered Decision Support Tools for Chronic Pain in Primary Care

Description: 

This project will develop decision support tools that integrate with electronic health records to increase the quality and effectiveness of chronic pain care.

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September 30, 2015 to July 31, 2020

Understanding and Honoring Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions

Description: 

This project determined care priorities for patients with multiple chronic conditions based on patient needs, preferences, and capabilities and developed a set of recommendations for patients and providers.

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September 1, 2014 to August 31, 2018

Patients as Safeguards: Understanding the Information Needs of Hospitalized Patients

Description: 

In an effort to reduce medical errors and adverse events, this project will determine the information needs of hospitalized patients and caregivers, and develop design requirements for a solution that supports communicating safety concerns to providers.

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July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2020

CHOICE: Coalition of Hospices Organized to Investigate Comparative Effectiveness

Description: 

This project established the feasibility of extracting quality indicators from hospice electronic medical records for comparative effectiveness research.

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September 30, 2012 to September 29, 2014

Improving Patient Access and Patient-Clinician Continuity through Panel Redesign

Description: 

This project team developed a quantitative decision support system to help clinics balance timeliness of care with continuity of care.

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March 1, 2010 to February 28, 2012

Patient-Centered Online Disease Management Using a Personal Health Record System

Description: 

This project evaluated a multidisciplinary team approach to diabetes care that was combined with technology tools, including an online disease management system integrated with an electronic health record.

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September 1, 2007 to August 31, 2011

Implementation Outcomes of a Health Information Technology Program For Vulnerable Diabetes Patients

Description: 

This project examined the fidelity of the implementation of the Self-Management Automated Real-Time Telephone Support program to better-inform tailoring of health

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July 11, 2011 to December 31, 2012