USA, MI, Ann Arbor

Achieving Individualized Precision Prevention (IPP) through Scalable Infrastructure Employing the USPSTF Recommendations in Computable Form

Description: 

This project will use Learning Health System methods to systematically apply U.S. Preventive Services Task Force’s evidence-based recommendations with the goal of advancing individualized precision prevention.

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Project Dates: 
July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2020

The Effect of Health Information Technology on Healthcare Provider Communication

Description: 

This research studied how communication technologies facilitate or hinder communication between nurses and physicians with the ultimate goal of supporting effective communication.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2014 to April 30, 2019

A Geofencing-Based Adaptive Messaging System to Support Patient Self-Management of a Low-Sodium Diet in Hypertension

Description: 

This research developed and evaluated mobile application messages that assisted individuals with hypertension to adhere to a low-sodium diet.

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Project Dates: 
May 3, 2016 to April 30, 2019

Personalized Engagement Tool for Pediatric BMT Patients and Caregivers

Description: 

This project developed a tool to promote activation, communication, engagement, and self-management of pediatric blood and marrow transplant patients and their parents and found that patient-centric tools can successfully engage caregivers in hospital care.

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Project Dates: 
September 10, 2014 to February 28, 2017

Patient-Centered Data Visualizations for Diabetes

Description: 

This project developed a diabetes data visualization mobile application for adolescents and found that clinical and contextual data provided greater opportunity for self management and problem solving.

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Project Dates: 
May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2018

Physician Practice Variation in Electronic Health Record Use

Description: 

This project examined the prevalence of variation in electronic health record documentation in physician practice, its causes, effects, and strategies to mitigate its potential for harm.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2015 to August 31, 2016

Feasibility of a Clinician Training Program To Improve Patient-Provider Communication in the Presence of Health IT Systems in the Exam Room

Description: 

This project tested the impact of a training module that teaches clinicians how to best communicate with patients in the presence of an electronic health record and found improvements in provider communication skills, but no impact on patient outcomes.

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Project Dates: 
June 1, 2015 to August 31, 2017

Interview Guide to Assess Targeting Medication Nonadherence Using Mobile Phone Messages

Description: 

This is an interview guide designed to be conducted with patients in a home setting. The tool includes questions to assess user's satisfaction of SMS (short messaging service).

Year of Survey: 
2013

Electronic Health Record End User Survey

Description: 

This is a questionnaire designed to be completed by clinical staff in an ambulatory setting. The tool includes questions to assess the current state of electronic health records.

Year of Survey: 
2011

Improving Adherence and Outcomes by Artificial Intelligence-Adapted Text Messages

Description: 

This project tested a reinforcement learning (RL) text messaging system, which tailors and adapts messages to the needs of patients with uncontrolled hypertension to promote medication adherence, and found it to be feasible and adaptive.

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Project Dates: 
April 1, 2014 to March 31, 2017