Pharmacy

Understanding CancelRX: Impact on Clinical Workflows, Medication Safety Risks, and Patient Outcomes

Description: 

This research will evaluate the safety, usability, and impact of an e-prescribing standard on adverse drug events related to erroneously dispensed medications.

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Project Dates: 
September 15, 2019 to August 31, 2021

An Evaluation of the Spread and Scale of PatientToc™ from Primary Care to Community Pharmacy Practice for the Collection of Patient-Reported Outcomes

Description: 

This research will implement in pharmacies a patient-reported outcomes collection tool, PatientToc™, to collect data around medication adherence that can be used by pharmacists to improve adherence.

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April 1, 2019 to March 31, 2022

CancelRx: A Health IT Tool to Decrease Medication Discrepancies in the Outpatient Setting

Description: 

This project will examine the impact of implementing the e-Prescribing standard CancelRx on outpatient medication discrepancies and on clinic and pharmacy workflows.

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August 1, 2018 to July 31, 2020

Enhancing Clinical Decision Support Applications for Community Pharmacist-Delivered Medication Therapy Management

Description: 

This project will formulate evidence-based recommendations for clinical decision support used by community pharmacist delivering medication therapy management. The goal is to reduce medication-related problems and improve health outcomes for chronically ill patients.

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Project Dates: 
September 13, 2016 to August 31, 2019

Building an Implementation Toolset for E-Prescribing

Description: 

This project developed two e-Prescribing implementation toolsets, one for independent pharmacies, and the other for health care provider organizations.

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Project Dates: 
August 1, 2008 to September 30, 2011

Effective Use of e-Prescribing in Physician Practices and Pharmacies

Description: 

In this project, the Center for Studying Health System Change conducted research exploring the effective use of electronic prescribing (e-prescribing) in physician practices and pharmacies.

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Project Dates: 
February 2, 2009 to December 31, 2011

RxSafe: Shared Medication Management and Decision Support for Rural Clinicians

Description: 

This project investigated the feasibility and impact of novel approaches to clinician decision support in multidisciplinary ambulatory care, emphasizing high-risk transitions of care. 

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September 1, 2007 to August 30, 2011

State and Regional Demonstration in Health Information Technology: Tennessee

Description: 

In this project, the MidSouth eHealth Alliance implemented and evaluated a regional data-sharing and interoperability service for health care entities in the Greater Memphis area.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2004 to September 30, 2010

Pilot Testing of Electronic Prescribing Standards

Description: 

This project, one of five grants awarded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality to conduct electronic prescribing (e-prescribing) pilots, evaluated six standards that were being considered for e-prescribing under Medicare Part D.

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January 1, 2006 to December 31, 2006

Health Information Technology and Improving Medication Use

Description: 

This project was one of the Centers for Education and Research on Therapeutics’ projects, a national initiative to increase awareness of the benefits and risks of new, existing, or combined uses of therapeutics through education and research.

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September 1, 2007 to August 31, 2012