Health Information Technology (IT) to Improve Health Care Quality and Outcomes (R21)

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

A Feasibility Study of Cloud-Based Care Plans for Children with Medical Complexity

Description: 

This research aims to determine the feasibility, acceptability, and outcomes associated with the use of Cloud Care, a cloud-based multidisciplinary care plan for children with medical complexity.

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May 1, 2020 to April 30, 2022

Incorporating Patient-Reported Outcomes into Shared Decision Making with Patients with Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Description: 

This research will validate a shared decision making tool integrated with patient-reported outcomes and clinical data from electronic health records for enabling decision support in patients with knee osteoarthritis considering total knee replacement.

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September 1, 2020 to August 31, 2022

A User-Centered Designed Anticoagulation Shared Decision-Making Tool for Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation

Description: 

This research aims to create, develop, and implement a decision support tool that clarifies the risk tradeoffs for anticoagulation in atrial fibrillation.

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August 1, 2019 to July 31, 2021

Customizing Value-Based Methods to Prioritize Implementation of Pharmacogenomic Clinical Decision Support for Learning Health Systems

Description: 

This research will estimate the cost-effectiveness of pharmacogenomics clinical decision support alerts and create a tool that provides estimates of the value of developing and implementing them.

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September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2021

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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September 15, 2019 to August 31, 2021

A Demonstration Project: Assessing the Significance and Impact of Utilizing a Novel Telemedicine Application in the Delivery of Community-Based Palliative Care in a Rural Seriously Ill Population

Description: 

This research will evaluate the impact on patient and provider outcomes from integrating a virtual pharmacist into a telehealth-based palliative care model.

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September 30, 2019 to September 29, 2021

Real-time Assessment of Dialogue in Motivational Interviewing Training (ReadMI)

Description: 

This research will enhance and test a tool which uses natural language processing to provide a real-time assessment of dialog during motivational interviewing training.

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August 1, 2019 to July 31, 2021

Development and Evaluation of Patient-Reported Outcome Score Visualization to Improve Their Utilization (PROVIZ)

Description: 

This research aims to develop and test visual presentations of patient-reported outcome (PRO) scores to facilitate the usability and understanding of PRO scores by patients and improve clinical decision making.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2019 to September 29, 2021

A Direct-to-Patient Alert for Glycated Hemoglobin Screening Using Prediction Modeling and Mobile Health (mHealth)

Description: 

This research will use a clinical decision support tool to identify patients at high risk for type 2 diabetes and text message these patients, offering them in-clinic hemoglobin A1c testing.

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April 1, 2019 to March 31, 2022