Technology Usability

Adapting, Scaling, and Spreading an Algorithmic Asthma Mobile Intervention to Promote Patient-Reported Outcomes Within Primary Care Settings

Description: 

This project will adapt and evaluate a mobile health application to improve patient-reported asthma outcomes in New York.

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August 1, 2018 to May 31, 2021

Development of a Targeted Patient Portal Intervention to Improve Depression Treatment Adherence, Satisfaction, and Outcomes

Description: 

The project will develop a patient portal intervention to increase patient activation and promote collaborative decision making for patients with depression.

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July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2020

Context is Critical: Understanding When and Why Electronic Health Record Related Safety Hazards Happen

Description: 

This project will develop a method to use video captured electronic health record interactions to analyze the context around medication errors, identify design elements that contributed to the errors, and make design recommendations to mitigate those errors.

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July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2019

Children's EHR Format Enhancement

Description: 

This project enhanced the Children’s Electronic Health Record Format (Format) by identifying a high priority set of 47 functional requirements from the initial larger set, and creating a list of 16 recommended uses of the Format along with implementation notes.

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June 6, 2014 to December 5, 2015

Power to the Patient: Design and Test of Closed-Loop Interactive IT for Geriatric Heart Failure Self-Care

Description: 

The goal of this project is to design and test an information technology called Power to the People to support self-care management among older patients with chronic heart failure.

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April 1, 2017 to September 30, 2019

Development of a Clinical Decision Support Tool for Facilitating Naturalistic Decision-Making and Improving Blood Culture Utilization

Description: 

This project will develop and evaluate an electronic health record-embedded clinical decision support tool that draws upon the strength of analytical and naturalistic decision-making to optimize the use of blood cultures in critically ill children.

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April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2020

Anesthesiology Control Tower: Feedback Alerts to Supplement Treatment (ACTFAST)

Description: 

The goal of this project is to develop and evaluate an air traffic control-like command center for operating rooms.

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April 1, 2017 to March 31, 2020

Natural Language Processing To Identify and Rank Clinically Relevant Information for EHRs in the Emergency Department

Description: 

This project developed a natural language processing electronic health record search tool that automatically identifies and ranks relevant clinical information based on a patient’s presenting complaint within the emergency department setting.

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September 1, 2016 to August 31, 2018

Improving Diagnosis of Cardiovascular Disease in the Emergency Department Using Cognitive Informatics Tools

Description: 

This project will develop a patient-based dashboard to improve cognitive hygiene in the emergency department, aiding in the diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2016 to August 31, 2021

Understanding Primary Care Teamwork in Context: Implications for Health Information Technology Design

Description: 

This project will inform the design of electronic health records to support the cognitive work of primary care clinicians and teams.

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September 30, 2014 to September 29, 2019