Community Health Center

Implementing Personalized Cross-Sector Transitional Care Management to Promote Care Continuity, Reduce Low-Value Utilization, and Reduce the Burden of Treatment for High-Need, High-Cost Patients

Description: 

This research will integrate cross-sector care alerts and interoperable personalized care planning into the existing Coordinating Transitions Intervention (CTI) tool and evaluate the impact of the revised tool on patient burden, care team collaboration, and utilization value for high-need, high-cost patients.

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April 1, 2021 to March 31, 2026

Clinical Decision Support for Collaborative Diet Goal Setting in Primary Care

Description: 

This research aims to enhance and implement a clinical decision support tool that will support providers and underinsured patients in making personalized decisions regarding diet goal setting.

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July 1, 2020 to June 30, 2022

Prevent Diabetes Mellitus (PreDM) Clinical Decision Support Intervention in Community Health Centers

Description: 

This project will develop and evaluate the impact of the Prevent Diabetes Mellitus Clinical Decision Support on clinical outcomes, healthcare process measures, and associated costs.

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September 1, 2018 to June 30, 2022

Integrating Patient-Reported Outcomes into Routine Primary Care: Monitoring Asthma Between Visits

Description: 

This research is adapting and scaling a previously piloted mobile application for asthma symptom tracking that has been enhanced with functionality relevant to the COVID-19 pandemic to assist primary care clinicians in better managing their patients with asthma.

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September 30, 2018 to December 31, 2021

Implementation and Dissemination of 'Gabby,' a Health Information Technology System for Young Women, into Community-Based Clinical Sites

Description: 

This project will develop and disseminate an innovative communication system to identify and mitigate health risks for young African American women before pregnancy as a means of reducing health disparities in birth outcomes.

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September 1, 2017 to June 30, 2022

Impact of Meaningful Use on Clinical Workflow in Emergency Departments

Description: 

This research investigated how electronic health record use affected clinical workflow, efficiency, and quality of care in the emergency department, and developed recommendations for future stages of Meaningful Use.

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September 30, 2014 to December 31, 2018

Improving Diagnosis of Hypertension in Children (IDHC)

Description: 

This project developed, implemented, and evaluated a program that includes clinical decision support to improve diagnosis of hypertension in children.

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September 30, 2015 to March 31, 2018

SINC: Synchronized Immunization Notifications

Description: 

This research created and evaluated the impact of immunization reminders using information from an electronic health record combined with an immunization information system.

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July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2019

Clinical Information Needs of Community Health Centers for Health Information Technology

Description: 

The research team identified key information needs for clinicians providing and coordinating care for patients with complex medical, social, and economic needs, and developed and tested design principles for electronic health record systems to support social determinants of health data capture and clinical decision support.

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May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2020

Computer-Supported Management of Medical-Legal Issues Impacting Child Health

Description: 

This project expanded and modified the Child Health Improvement through Computer Automation (CHICA) system to assist pediatricians in identifying and managing four common medical-legal problems that may adversely impact child health, and found initial findings to be inconclusive.

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September 30, 2012 to July 31, 2016