USA, NY, Buffalo

Coordinating Transitions: Health Information Technology Role in Improving Multiple Chronic Disease Outcomes

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This study aimed to improve care transitions for low-income patients with multiple chronic conditions using health information exchange, and found significant reductions in inpatient and emergency department utilization.

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July 15, 2014 to December 31, 2016

Privacy and Security Solutions for Interoperable Health Information Exchange / New York

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Thirty-three states and 1 territory formed the HISPC, which aims to address the privacy and security challenges presented by electronic health information exchange through multi-state collaboration.

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September 30, 2005 to December 31, 2007

A Systems Engineering Approach: Improving Medication Safety with Clinician Use of Health IT

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The project developed and pilot-tested a Web-based implementation of a Team Resource Management (TRM) intervention aimed at improving medication safety in primary care.

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September 7, 2007 to November 30, 2010