Clinical Decisionmaking

A Direct-to-Patient Alert for Glycated Hemoglobin Screening Using Prediction Modeling and Mobile Health (mHealth)

Description: 

This research will use a clinical decision support tool to identify patients at high risk for type 2 diabetes and text message these patients, offering them in-clinic hemoglobin A1c testing.

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April 1, 2019 to March 31, 2021

Implementation of a Novel Multi-Platform Evidence-Based Clinical Decision Support System

Description: 

This research will develop, test, and evaluate a vendor-agnostic platform for clinical decision support rules that can be made available to any commercial electronic health record.

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March 1, 2019 to February 28, 2022

Dissemination and Implementation of QT Risk Clinical Decision Support

Description: 

This research will further disseminate a currently used clinical decision support tool to identify patients at risk for a life threatening, uncommon cardiac arrhythmia.

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April 1, 2019 to March 31, 2021

AHRQ Patient-Reported Outcome Challenge Competition Support

Description: 

This contract provided the administration and management of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's “Step Up App Challenge: Advancing Care Through Patient Self-Assessments.”

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Project Dates: 
April 10, 2018 to September 20, 2019

Advancing the Collection and Use of Patient-Reported Outcomes through Health Information Technology

Description: 

This research will support development and testing of technical tools for use within electronic health records or other systems to collect patient-reported outcomes for clinical use and research.

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April 30, 2018 to October 31, 2019

Quantifying Efficiencies Gained through Shareable Clinical Decision Support Resources

Description: 

This research will evaluate the lifecycle of clinical decision support (CDS), as currently implemented at most health systems, against a future CDS state that incorporates the use of shareable CDS resources created using the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality’s CDS Connect tools.

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Project Dates: 
July 30, 2018 to July 29, 2019

TREAT ECARDS: Translating Evidence into Action: Electronic Clinical Decision Support in ARDS

Description: 

This project will develop and evaluate an electronic clinical decision support tool for care of patients with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021

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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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021

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

Identification of Patients with Low Life Expectancy

Description: 

This project will use natural language processing and dynamic logic to create a high-fidelity model of risk of death to identify patients with low life expectancy.

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August 1, 2015 to May 31, 2019