Specialty Care

The CoolCraig App: Promoting Health by Improving Self-Regulation in Adolescents with ADHD

Description: 

This project will develop and evaluate CoolCraig, a wearable and connected system combining a fitness tracker, mobile phone application, and web portal that will deliver, reinforce, and sustain treatment for adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2018 to September 29, 2020

Examining the Clinical Workflow and Outcomes of Integrating Health Information Technology to Educate and Support Dementia Caregivers

Description: 

This project will evaluate the integration into clinical care of CareHeroes, an application to support caregivers of those with Alzheimer’s disease.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2018 to September 29, 2020

Expansion, Implementation, and Evaluation of Electronic Health Record-Integrated Patient-Reported Symptom Screening in a Comprehensive Cancer Center

Description: 

This project will expand, implement, and evaluate the use of a cancer screening platform, the Oncology Symptom Screening Initiative (OSSI), to improve psychosocial screening of cancer patients.

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Project Dates: 
August 1, 2018 to May 31, 2021

Health IT-Generated PROs to Improve Outcomes in Cirrhosis

Description: 

This project will test the effectiveness of using patient-reported outcomes for cirrhosis collected with Patient Buddy and EncephalApp on hospital readmissions.

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Project Dates: 
June 11, 2018 to March 31, 2023

Rheumatology Informatics System for Effectiveness Patient-Reported Outcome (RISE PRO) Dissemination Project

Description: 

This project will create and evaluate a learning network to expand the use of the Rheumatology Informatics System for Effectiveness (RISE) registry for patient-reported outcomes on rheumatoid arthritis.

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Project Dates: 
July 1, 2018 to April 30, 2021

Meaningful Drug Interaction Alerts

Description: 

This project proposes a novel proactive system to reduce alert burden and thereby increase attention to situations in which patient safety is at risk.

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Project Dates: 
May 1, 2018 to February 28, 2022

Incorporating PRO Data Into RA Clinical Encounters Using Health-IT (PACT)

Description: 

This project will develop and evaluate an an electronic dashboard to display patient reported outcomes for patients with rheumatoid arthritis that will facilitate clinician and patient conversations about their care.

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Project Dates: 
April 1, 2018 to January 31, 2023

School-Based Tele-Physiatry Assistance for Rehabilitative and Therapeutic Services for Children with Special Health Care Needs Living in Rural and Underserved Communities

Description: 

This project will determine the impact of using telemedicine to serve children with special healthcare needs living in rural and underserved communities.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2017 to July 31, 2022

Speech Telerehabilition After Stroke: Proof-of-Concept and Feasibility

Description: 

This project will conduct a proof-of-concept and feasibility study of aphasia telerehabilitation for stroke patients with aphasia residing in rural North Carolina.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2019

Context is Critical: Understanding When and Why Electronic Health Record Related Safety Hazards Happen

Description: 

This project will develop a method to use video captured electronic health record interactions to analyze the context around medication errors, identify design elements that contributed to the errors, and make design recommendations to mitigate those errors.

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Project Dates: 
July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2019