Long-Term Care

Comparison of Asynchronous Telepsychiatry Alongside Synchronous Telepsychiatry in Skilled Nursing Facilities

Description: 

This project will evaluate the comparative effectiveness of asynchronous telepsychiatry versus synchronous telepsychiatry in a skilled nursing facility population using a 12-month randomized controlled trial.

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August 1, 2017 to May 31, 2022

AcademyHealth Electronic Data Methods (EDM) Forum Second Phase

Description: 

The Electronic Data Methods (EDM) Forum facilitated learning and collaboration among researchers and other key stakeholders who are generating the data, methods, and knowledge needed to build learning health systems that will improve patient care and outcomes.

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September 30, 2013 to March 31, 2017

Addressing the Personal Health Information Management Needs of Older Adults

Description: 

This project will examine the health information needs of older adults to inform the design of systems to support their health and independence.

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September 30, 2013 to August 31, 2019

InfoSage Information Sharing Across Generations and Environments

Description: 

This research studied the healthcare information needs of elders and their family caregivers and developed an online platform to allow this group to share health information.

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May 15, 2013 to February 28, 2019

Long Term Care E-Prescribing Standards Pilot Study

Description: 

This project piloted an e-Prescribing application in a Long Term Care setting.

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January 1, 2006 to December 31, 2006

State and Regional Demonstration in Health Information Technology: Rhode Island

Description: 

The Rhode Island Statewide Health Information Exchange, known as Currentcare, facilitated the development of the capability to deploy health information infrastructure at a statewide scale.

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September 1, 2004 to June 30, 2011

Planning the Implementation of HIT in a Rural Setting

Description: 

Planned the development and implementation of a health IT infrastructure throughout three rural counties, including high-speed Internet access, CPOE, CDSS, EHR, and continuity of care record templates.

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September 30, 2004 to September 29, 2006

Health Information Technology in the Nursing Home

Description: 

Assessed the effects of clinical decision support systems in nursing homes on medication ordering and monitoring for residents in long term care setting; also tracked costs and assessed productivity, impact, and nursing home culture and organization.

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September 30, 2004 to September 29, 2008

Using Health Information Technology to Improve Transitions of Complex Elderly Patients from Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF) to Home

Description: 

This project developed and evaluated a medication reconciliation intervention for medication monitoring and followup of elderly patients discharged from a skilled nursing facility.

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September 30, 2008 to September 29, 2012

Midcoast Maine Patient Safety With IT Integration

Description: 

Developed new systems and a high level of integration and cooperation in four significant areas: medication management, patient discharge, high-level integration of information, and the development of a new paradigm for evaluating, selecting, and implementing new technologies.

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September 30, 2004 to September 29, 2005