Federally Qualified Health Center

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, 2021

Engaging Disadvantaged Patients in Sharing Patient-Generated Health Data and Patient-Reported Outcomes through Health Information Technology

Description: 

This study will test the hypothesis that low-income, disadvantaged patients can provide high-quality patient-generated health data and patient-reported outcomes through commercial technologies, and that these data can be used to improve healthcare quality and delivery.

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September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2020

Improving Healthcare Quality with User-Centric Patient Portals

Description: 

This project studied patient portals, their use in primary care, and the impact of use on chronic conditions, and identified opportunities to improve adoption of patient portals.

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September 1, 2013 to June 30, 2018

Use of Push and Pull Health Information Exchange Technologies by Ambulatory Care Practices and the Impact on Potentially Avoidable Health Care Utilization

Description: 

This project will clarify the relationship between “pull” and “push” health information exchange usage in primary care settings, and determine the impact of each approach on potentially avoidable and costly health care utilization.

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September 30, 2016 to September 29, 2019

Using Location-Based Smartphone Alerts Within a System of Care Coordination

Description: 

This project will design and implement a care coordination system using a smartphone application that sends location-based alerts to care managers when high-risk patients receive care at a regional hospital or emergency room.

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September 30, 2016 to September 29, 2019

A Clinical Trial to Validate an Automated Online Language Interpreting Tool With Hispanic Patients Who Have Limited English Proficiency

Description: 

This project aims to improve access to high quality mental health services for diverse populations by implementing asynchronous telepsychiatry consultations combined with automated online interpreting.

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September 30, 2016 to July 31, 2021

Care Coordination Enabled by Health Information Technology: What Will It Take?

Description: 

This project assessed the feasibility and measurability care coordination activities and found that the electronic health record was infrequently used to support care coordination.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2013 to September 29, 2014

Best Practices For Integrating Clinical Decision Support Into Clinical Workflow

Description: 

This project compared high and low intensity support for implementation of clinical decision support (CDS) and found that the low intensity support may be sufficient to help community health centers improve their use of CDS over a relatively short time period.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2013 to December 31, 2014

Patient-Centered Online Care Model for Follow-Up Management of Atopic Dermatitis

Description: 

The objective of this study was to compare the effectiveness of patient-accessed teledermatology to traditional in-person office visits for followup management of atopic dermatitis.

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September 30, 2009 to July 31, 2014

Holomua Project-Improving Patient Hand-Offs in Hawaii

Description: 

Developed approaches to share data on patient clinical and diagnostic information across systems and created an implementation plan for systems integration.

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September 30, 2004 to September 29, 2005