Medication Management

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

Scaling E.Q.U.I.P.P.E.D. Clinical Decision Support

Description: 

This research will further scale clinical decision support aimed at preventing the prescription of inappropriate medications to older adults upon discharge from the emergency department.

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Project Dates: 
August 1, 2019 to July 31, 2021

Assessing the Relationship Between Care Processes and Clinical Decision Support for Order Entry

Description: 

This research will examine the evidence around the value of order sets, while uncovering clinician perceptions that hinder their efficient use.

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September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2021

Optimizing Acute Post-Operative Dental Pain Management Using New Health Information Technology

Description: 

This project will use mobile health technology to collect patient-reported outcomes after dental procedures to optimize the quality of acute post-operative dental pain management.

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August 1, 2018 to June 30, 2022

Encoding and Processing Patient Allergy Information in EHRs

Description: 

The research team developed and evaluated a natural language processing allergy module that was used to study different types of allergies in an electronic health record.

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September 30, 2013 to September 29, 2018

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

Description: 

This research evaluated the usability and usefulness of medication therapy management (MTM) alerts and made recommendations for improving MTM platform design.

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

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

Enabling Electronic Prescribing and Enhanced Management of Controlled Medications

Description: 

This project developed the capability to electronically create and securely transmit prescriptions for controlled substances, thus improving medication management at the point of care.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2007 to May 31, 2012

Electronic Medication Management

Description: 

This study evaluated the effectiveness of an electronic medication reconciliation intervention by comparing outcomes pre- and post-implementation in six community-based primary care clinics and two inpatient facilities.

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September 30, 2009 to September 29, 2011

Tailored DVD to Improve Medication Management for Low Literate Elderly Patients

Description: 

This project created individualized, culturally and linguistically inclusive education materials for older adults from diverse backgrounds tailored to electronic medication information.

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September 30, 2007 to September 29, 2010