Cancer

Project InfoCare

Description: 

Created a community-wide EMR with integrated clinical decision support that is available across the continuum of care including a rural hospital, a home health agency, 14 physician clinics, and 5 long-term care facilities.

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September 30, 2004 to September 29, 2007

Technology Exchange for Cancer Health Network (TECH-Net)

Description: 

Implemented a systematic care program to improve cancer management in rural communities by building upon an innovative approach to total clinical decision support to provide access to oncology, hematology, and other specialists through a dedicated telehealth network.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2004 to September 29, 2008

Bringing Communities and Technology Together for Healthy Aging

Description: 

This project established an integrated information and communication technology system to help older adults age in place and live independently for as long as possible, and found that the system improved user quality of life.

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June 1, 2011 to May 31, 2017

Meeting Information Needs of Referrals Electronically

Description: 

Identified essential technological needs for accessing and sharing data and information between patients and health care providers; developed an implementation plan to expand the transmission of referral information electronically in a closed health system to an open system.

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September 30, 2004 to March 29, 2006