Academic Medical Center

Clinical Decision Support Consortium

Description

This project worked on assessing, defining, demonstrating, and evaluating best practices for knowledge management and clinical decision support across multiple ambulatory care settings and electronic health record technology platforms.

Contract Number
290-08-10010
Principal Investigator(s)

Creating Online Newborn Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Networks to Educate, Consult & Team

Description

Expands upon an electronic medical records-sharing initiative for high-risk infants and their families in Mississippi, linking new health centers and clinics and serving a rural area that spans 17 counties; uses telemedicine technologies to enhance evidence-based developmental care for newborns in acute care hospitals; and creates Web-based decision support resources for physicians who care for infants.

Grant Number
UC1 HS016147
Principal Investigator(s)

Value of Technology to Transfer Discharge Information

Description

Assessed the value of software applications to facilitate information transfer during the high-risk transition from hospital to home at discharge, and compared health information technology to usual care for benefits outcomes, adverse events, effectiveness, costs, and satisfaction among patients and physicians.

Grant Number
R01 HS015084
Principal Investigator(s)