Understanding Clinical Information Needs and Health Care Decision Making Processes in the Context of Health IT (R01)
This project will determine the optimal display of blood pressure data for patients and their physicians in order to facilitate shared decisionmaking about blood pressure control and treatment.
This project will develop a series of standards for electronic health records to ensure adequate and accurate data communication for care team members in the intensive care environment.
This project will develop design principles to enable more effective integration of patient-reported outcomes data into patient care activities through health information technology.
This project will develop decision support tools that integrate with electronic health records to increase the quality and effectiveness of chronic pain care.
This project will identify the information needs required to ensure effective care coordination for complex patients through extensive ethnographic assessment and interviews, and employ user-centered design methods to rapidly develop and test tools that address these needs.
This project seeks to develop an understanding of the cognitive work of clinician teams and family members involved in pediatric trauma care transitions in order to design usable and useful health information technologies.
This project will study the usability of electronic health records (EHRs) by cardiac care physicians and nurses to develop a set of best practices in EHR design to inform vendors of the wants and needs of clinical providers.
The purpose of this project is to evaluate the cognitive and team work involved in venous thromboembolism prevention and management and to develop design requirements for a clinical decision support tool that supports this collaborative work.
The project team developed automated methods for identifying relevant new information versus redundant information in electronic health record clinical notes.