Read the blog post by AHRQ Director Gopal Khanna, MBA.
AHRQ awarded a contract to MedStar to support the development and use of apps that can collect standardized patient-reported outcome data. Read the final project report to find out how the pilot tests were conducted as well as lessons learned.
View the electronic patient-reported outcomes (ePROs) toolkit designed to help healthcare systems integrate ePROs into care delivery.
Slides,Q&A and recording are available for the AHRQ web conference that discussed how telehealth can increase access to care and improve healthcare quality.
AHRQ advances new frontiers in digital healthcare.
About AHRQ's Digital Healthcare Research Program
AHRQ’s Digital Healthcare Research Program's mission is to produce and disseminate evidence about how the evolving digital healthcare ecosystem can best advance the quality, safety, and effectiveness of healthcare for patients and their families. To fulfill its mission, AHRQ’s Digital Healthcare Research Program has invested in research grants and contracts awarded to over 289 distinct institutions in 48 States, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.
Improving Quality of Care and Patient Outcomes During Care Transitions (R01)
For more information, go to https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-20-068.html.
Implementation and Evaluation of New Health Information Technology (IT) Strategies for Collecting and Using Patient-Reported Outcome (PRO) Measures (U18)
For more information, go to https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/pa-files/PA-17-247.html.
Health Information Technology (IT) to Improve Health Care Quality and Outcomes (R21)
NEW Expiration Date: July 17, 2021
For more information, go to https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-HS-20-013.html.
Advancing the Collection and Use of Patient-Reported Outcomes and Patient Contextual Data to Improve Quality and Outcomes in Ambulatory Care through Health Information Technology
For more information, go to https://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/notice-files/NOT-HS-16-015.html.