Medication Adherence

Using Smart Devices to Implement an Evidence-based eHealth System for Older Adults

Description: 

This research aims to develop and test a voice-activated smart system that will promote self-management and provide coping tools, motivation, and social support to help older adults with multiple chronic conditions.

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August 1, 2020 to July 31, 2025

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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Project Dates: 
April 1, 2019 to March 31, 2022

Development of a Targeted Patient Portal Intervention to Improve Depression Treatment Adherence, Satisfaction, and Outcomes

Description: 

The project will develop a patient portal intervention to increase patient activation and promote collaborative decision making for patients with depression.

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Project Dates: 
July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021

Health IT-Generated PROs to Improve Outcomes in Cirrhosis

Description: 

This project will test the effectiveness of using patient-reported outcomes for cirrhosis collected with Patient Buddy and EncephalApp on hospital readmissions.

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Project Dates: 
June 11, 2018 to March 31, 2023

The Wise App Trial for Improving Health Outcomes in PLWH

Description: 

This study will design a user-centered smartphone application linked to a smart pill box with the goal of improving medication adherence for people living with HIV.

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September 30, 2016 to September 29, 2021

Electronic Medication Adherence Reporting and Feedback During Care Transitions

Description: 

This research assessed the utilization of a “smart” pillbox, a prefilled electronic medication tray that sends electronic alerts and reports to patients, caregivers, and primary care providers for patients discharged from the hospital, finding an increased medication adherence among patients on five or more chronic medications.

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Project Dates: 
May 1, 2016 to April 30, 2019

Use of Mobile Technology To Improve Acute Care Utilization in Sickle Cell Disease

Description: 

This research pilot tested a sickle cell disease mobile application that was found to reduce acute care visits by patients with the condition.

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Project Dates: 
June 15, 2015 to November 30, 2018

Improving Adherence and Outcomes by Artificial Intelligence-Adapted Text Messages

Description: 

This project tested a reinforcement learning (RL) text messaging system, which tailors and adapts messages to the needs of patients with uncontrolled hypertension to promote medication adherence, and found it to be feasible and adaptive.

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April 1, 2014 to March 31, 2017

The Long Term Effectiveness of Telephone Intervention Problem Solving (TIPS)

Description: 

This project evaluated the impact of the “Telephone Intervention Problem Solving” (TIPS) intervention on adherence to treatment for schizoaffective disorder.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2013 to August 31, 2016

Integrating Patient-Reported Outcomes and Electronic Health Record Data to Improve Clinical Decision Support for Depression Treatment

Description: 

This project developed, implemented, and assessed a patient data collection and clinician feedback system for depression care management in primary care practices, and found improvements in patient medication filling and adherence.

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August 1, 2013 to July 31, 2016