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

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 project will formulate evidence-based recommendations for clinical decision support used by community pharmacist delivering medication therapy management. The goal is to reduce medication-related problems and improve health outcomes for chronically ill patients.

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

Electronic Medication Adherence Reporting and Feedback During Care Transitions

Description: 

This project will implement and evaluate a “smart” pillbox given to patients in order to understand its ability to minimize discrepancies in prescribed regimens and to improve patients’ medication adherence after hospital discharge.

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

Pharmaceutical Safety Tracking (PhaST): Managing Medications for Patient Safety

Description: 

This project evaluated the Pharmaceutical Safety Tracking (PhaST) system, which monitors medication safety in children and adolescents who are taking antidepressants.

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Project Dates: 
September 4, 2007 to May 31, 2011

RxSafe: Shared Medication Management and Decision Support for Rural Clinicians

Description: 

This project investigated the feasibility and impact of novel approaches to clinician decision support in multidisciplinary ambulatory care, emphasizing high-risk transitions of care. 

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September 1, 2007 to August 30, 2011

Medication Monitoring for Vulnerable Populations via Information Technology (MMITI)

Description: 

This project demonstrated the ability of an interoperable health information exchange and an electronic health record to provide useful quality and safety measures for the vulnerable populations served by two community health center clinics.

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September 21, 2007 to May 31, 2010