USA, NY, New York City

i-Matter: Investigating an mHealth Texting Tool for Embedding Patient-Reported Data into Diabetes Management

Description: 

This project will evaluate the effects of a technology-based patient-reported outcomes system on patient management of type 2 diabetes in primary care practices.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2018 to June 30, 2023

Using eHealth to Expand Access to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia in Hispanic Primary Care Patients

Description: 

This project evaluates the effectiveness, barriers, and cost of a Spanish-language electronic health intervention to treat chronic insomnia in Hispanic patients.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2018 to July 31, 2023

Providing Evidence and Developing a Toolkit to Accelerate the Adoption of Patient Photographs in Electronic Health Records

Description: 

This study will evaluate the effectiveness of patient photographs displayed in electronic health record systems for preventing wrong-patient errors.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2017 to July 31, 2021

Improving Healthcare Quality with User-Centric Patient Portals

Description: 

This project studied patient portals, their use in primary care, and the impact of use on chronic conditions, and identified opportunities to improve adoption of patient portals.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2013 to June 30, 2018

Impact of Meaningful Use on Clinical Workflow in Emergency Departments

Description: 

This research investigated how electronic health record use affected clinical workflow, efficiency, and quality of care in the emergency department, and developed recommendations for future stages of Meaningful Use.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2014 to December 31, 2018

The Wise App Trial for Improving Health Outcomes in PLWH

Description: 

This study will design a user-centered smartphone application linked to a smart pill box with the goal of improving medication adherence for people living with HIV.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2016 to September 29, 2021

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

Develop and Validate Health IT Safety Measures To Capture Violations of the Five Rights of Medication Safety

Description: 

This project will develop and validate new measures needed for automatically identifying violations of the “Five Rights of Medication Safety”: right patient, right dose, right medication, right route, and right frequency.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2016 to June 30, 2020

Information Needs of Homecare Nurses During Admission and Care Planning

Description: 

This project will analyze and model the information requirements, decisionmaking, and workflow of homecare nurses admitting patients and characterize if and how health information technology systems support their needs.

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April 1, 2016 to March 31, 2020

Intervention INC: Interactive Nutrition Comics for Urban Minority Youth

Description: 

The research team designed and developed “Invention INC,” an interactive nutrition comic for dietary self-management, focused on reducing childhood obesity risk in urban minority youth.

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Project Dates: 
April 1, 2016 to September 30, 2018