Emergency Department

Transforming Kidney Care in the Emergency Department Using Artificial Intelligence-Driven Clinical Decision Support

Description: 

This research will develop and evaluate an artificial intelligence-driven clinical decision support system to detect and manage acute kidney injury in the emergency department.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2020 to July 31, 2021

Telemedicine for Pediatric Primary Care: Satisfaction Survey

Description: 

This is a questionnaire designed to be completed by caregivers in an urgent care, emergency department, or ambulatory care setting. The tool includes questions to assess attitudes of telemedicine.

Year of Survey: 
2011

Improving Healthcare Processes and Outcomes by Directly Integrating Health Information Exchange Data in the Clinical Workflow

Description: 

The research team will implement and evaluate an integration application that incorporates relevant health information exchange data directly into the electronic health record in the emergency department.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2020 to September 29, 2023

Telehealth and Emergency Medicine: A Consensus Conference to Map the Intersection of Emergency Medicine and Telehealth

Description: 

The goal of this conference is to develop a research agenda to support future clinical practice and evidence-based investigation at the intersection of telehealth and emergency medicine.

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Project Dates: 
April 1, 2020 to March 31, 2021

Scaling E.Q.U.I.P.P.E.D. Clinical Decision Support

Description: 

This research will further scale clinical decision support aimed at preventing the prescription of inappropriate medications to older adults upon discharge from the emergency department.

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Project Dates: 
August 1, 2019 to July 31, 2021

Assessing the Relationship Between Care Processes and Clinical Decision Support for Order Entry

Description: 

This research will examine the evidence around the value of order sets, while uncovering clinician perceptions that hinder their efficient use.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2021

Implementation of a Novel Multi-Platform Evidence-Based Clinical Decision Support System

Description: 

This research will demonstrate the use of standards, including SMART on FHIR, combined with service-oriented architecture to bring vendor-agnostic clinical decision support (CDS) tools into commercial electronic health records, and provide evidence for how to implement validated CDS for important clinical domains, pulmonary, and venous thromboembolism, including for patients with COVID-19.

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Project Dates: 
March 1, 2019 to February 28, 2022

Human Factors Considerations in the Design and Implementation of Telemedicine-Integrated Ambulance-Based Environments for Stroke Care

Description: 

This research will evaluate an existing ambulance-based stroke telemedicine pilot program in order to develop guidelines to expand the program.

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Project Dates: 
April 1, 2019 to June 30, 2021

From Emergency to Community: Implementing a Social Needs Assessment and Referral Infrastructure Using Health Information Technology

Description: 

This research assessed the use of an electronic social needs screening tool integrated into the workflow of an emergency department setting that facilitated referrals for those in need, and found that although only a small subset of patients expressing need received referrals, the strategy showed promise to monitor population health post-discharge.

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

Exploring the Utilization of and Outcomes from Health Information Exchange in Emergency Settings

Description: 

This research assessed the use of a health information exchange system in emergency department settings, finding that although overall usage is relatively low, additional functionalities such as single sign on add value to clinical decision making and enable faster retrieval of patient records from external sources compared to traditional methods when embedded into existing workflows.

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September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2020