USA, WI, Madison

CancelRx: A Health IT Tool to Decrease Medication Discrepancies in the Outpatient Setting

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This project will examine the impact of implementing the e-Prescribing standard CancelRx on outpatient medication discrepancies and on clinic and pharmacy workflows.

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August 1, 2018 to January 31, 2020

e3iVR: Conference on Ethics in Investigational and Interventional Uses of Immersive VR

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This project supported a 2-day conference called the Ethics in Investigational and Interventional Uses of Immersive VR (e3iVR), hosted by the Living Environments Laboratory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017

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

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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

Virtualized Homes: Tools for Better Discharge Planning

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This research linked a web viewer for 3D models of patient homes to an electronic health record so that the models could be viewable and annotated from within a patient’s record for better discharge planning.

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March 1, 2016 to February 28, 2018

Payer Readiness for Technology Implementation (P-RTI) Tool Application and Assessment

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This project evaluated the use of two patient-centered telemedicine technologies, telephonic and video counseling, for patients with substance use disorders.

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July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2017

Patient-Centered Postoperative Wound Surveillance Using Current Technology

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This project designed and tested a smartphone patient application to detect vascular surgical site infections and found that it allowed for early detection and was easy to use.

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July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2017

vizHOME: A Context-Based Health Information Needs Assessment Strategy

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The purpose of this project is to create a systematic way to understand and measure how household context—such as storage adequacy, lighting, and privacy affordance—influences personal health information management.

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September 30, 2013 to September 29, 2019

Health Information Technology-Supported Process for Preventing and Managing Venous Thromboembolism

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The purpose of this project is to evaluate the cognitive and team work involved in venous thromboembolism prevention and management and to develop design requirements for a clinical decision support tool that supports this collaborative work.

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September 30, 2013 to September 29, 2019

Computer-Based Provider Order Entry (CPOE) Implementation in Intensive Care Units (ICUs)

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Assesses the implementation of CPOE/ EHR systems in 4 intensive care units (ICUs) and evaluates the value and outcomes of patient safety involving medication errors; quality of care; end users' job tasks, perceptions, and attitudes; and financial impact.

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September 1, 2004 to August 31, 2009

Creating a Foundation for the Design of Culturally-Informed Health Information Technology

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This dissertation work informed the creation of three conceptual frameworks related to the design of culturally-informed consumer health information technology.

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February 1, 2010 to January 31, 2012