Medication

Sponsored Health IT and Evidence-Based Prescribing Among Medical Residents

Description: 

This project evaluated SMARxT, web-based education modules designed to teach resident physicians how to effectively navigate and counteract pharmaceutical-sponsored messaging within technology.

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September 30, 2014 to September 29, 2017

Pediatric Patient Engagement as a Criteria for Meaningful Use Stage 3

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This project evaluated the use of an asthma portal by focusing on provider implementation and health outcomes for children, low-income families, and children with special health care needs.

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September 30, 2013 to September 29, 2014

Enhancing Fulfillment Data in Community Practices for Clinical Care and Research

Description: 

This project evaluated the usability of medication fulfillment data obtained from electronic health records and piloted a clinical decision support tool that alerted physicians to potential hypertensive medication adherence lapses.

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September 30, 2011 to March 31, 2014

Enhancing self-management of T2DM with an Automated Reminder and Feedback System

Description: 

This project sought to develop an automated self-management monitor and test its impact of on glycemic control and self-management behaviors among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2007 to August 31, 2011

The Medication Metronome Project

Description: 

This project conducted a randomized trial of a medication management system that supports medication adjustments and scheduling of laboratory tests independent of office visits.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2010 to July 31, 2014

Harnessing Health Information Technology to Prevent Medication-Induced Birth Defects

Description: 

This project used clinical decision support tools to alert clinicians when prescribing unsafe medications, and to prompt them to counsel women in the use of contraception. 

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Project Dates: 
September 7, 2007 to August 31, 2011

Improving Safety and Quality with Outpatient Order Entry

Description: 

Examined the impact of integrating ambulatory CPOE with advanced CDSS on safety and quality in the ambulatory setting, its organizational efficiency, workflow, and satisfaction, and conducted a cost-benefit analysis.

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September 3, 2004 to August 31, 2008

Impact of Office-Based E-Prescribing on Prescribing Processes and Outcomes

Description: 

This study evaluated the impact of a widely used e-prescribing system in order to understand characteristics of successful e-prescribing adoption.

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Project Dates: 
September 13, 2007 to August 31, 2011

Value of New Drug Labeling Knowledge for e-Prescribing

Description: 

Created a prescribing tool with decision support (checking dosage, contraindications, and drug interactions) that can be easily integrated into a provider's practices; implemented and piloted tests the tool to evaluate its benefits and costs.

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Project Dates: 
September 8, 2004 to August 31, 2008

Effective Use of e-Prescribing in Physician Practices and Pharmacies

Description: 

In this project, the Center for Studying Health System Change conducted research exploring the effective use of electronic prescribing (e-prescribing) in physician practices and pharmacies.

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February 2, 2009 to December 31, 2011