Understanding Clinical Information Needs and Health Care Decision Making Processes in the Context of Health IT (R01)

Decision Making and Clinical Work of Test Result Followup in Health Information Technology Settings

Description: 

This project applied a human factors-based framework to understand factors associated with missed test results and found that health information technology is a key barrier to test followup.

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September 1, 2013 to July 31, 2018

Modeling and Analysis of Clinical Care for Health Information Technology Improvement

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This project aimed to capture and understand how clinical work is actually done, and then to analyze how the efficiency and quality of care could be measurably improved through health information technology.

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September 30, 2012 to July 31, 2016

Opportunistic Decision Making Information Needs and Workflow in Emergency Care

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This project developed dashboards to support clinical decision making in the emergency department and found that the new technology was readily accepted.

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September 30, 2012 to January 31, 2017

Quantifying Electronic Medical Record Usability to Improve Clinical Workflow

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This project studied electronic health record use, workflow, physician-patient communication, cognitive load, and user satisfaction and found multiple factors that influence physicians' work practices and perceived workload.

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September 1, 2012 to December 31, 2016