Medication Management

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.

Grant Number
R21 HS024587
Principal Investigator(s)

Pilot Testing of Electronic Prescribing Standards

Description

This project, one of five grants awarded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality to conduct electronic prescribing (e-prescribing) pilots, evaluated six standards that were being considered for e-prescribing under Medicare Part D.

Grant Number
U18 HS016391
Principal Investigator(s)