Inpatient

Leveraging Health System Telehealth and Informatics Infrastructure to Create a Continuum of Services for COVID-19 Screening, Testing, and Treatment: A Learning Health System Approach

Description: 

This research aims to examine a health system’s four telehealth programs in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Project Dates: 
January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2022

Tests Pending at Discharge Survey

Description: 
This is a questionnaire designed to be completed by physicians in an inpatient setting. The tool includes questions to assess the current state of and attitudes around clinical messaging.
Year of Survey: 
2013

Improving Influenza Vaccine Uptake in Acute Care Settings

Description: 

This research aims to develop and evaluate a clinical decision support strategy to promote influenza vaccination among children who are hospitalized with the goal to identify insights that broadly apply to clinical decision support for health maintenance interventions in pediatric acute care settings.

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Project Dates: 
August 1, 2020 to July 31, 2022

IMProving Outcomes Related to Patients Through Advanced Nursing Technology (IMPORTANT)

Description: 

This research will evaluate a novel, technology-enabled intervention that will determine the impact of bedside shift reporting and hourly rounding on nurse-sensitive patient outcomes.

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Project Dates: 
April 1, 2020 to March 31, 2022

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

TREAT ECARDS: Translating Evidence into Action: Electronic Clinical Decision Support in ARDS

Description: 

This project will develop and evaluate an electronic clinical decision support tool for care of patients with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2018 to June 30, 2022

An Etiology for Medication Ordering Errors in Computerized Provider Order Entry Systems

Description: 

This research assessed the etiology of medication ordering errors, finding that errors stemmed from multi-level risk factors and showing the utility of a void alert tool to prospectively capture the broad range of errors that may occur in practice that may be missed by using traditional retrospective error reporting methods.

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Project Dates: 
August 1, 2017 to July 31, 2020

The Effect of Health Information Technology on Healthcare Provider Communication

Description: 

This research studied how communication technologies facilitate or hinder communication between nurses and physicians with the ultimate goal of supporting effective communication.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2014 to April 30, 2019

Preventing Wrong-Drug and Wrong-Patient Errors With Indication Alerts in CPOE Systems

Description: 

The project will develop and test a large set of alerts at two large health systems to demonstrate that alerts can help prevent wrong-drug and wrong-patient errors and improve the completeness of the problem list.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2016 to September 29, 2022

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

Description: 

This research demonstrated primary care providers’ complementary use of “push” and “pull” health information exchange technologies to meet their information needs and provides evidence that “pull” exchange reduces potentially avoidable healthcare utilization.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2016 to September 29, 2019