Medication

Maximizing Effectiveness of E-Prescribing Between Physicians and Community Pharmacies

Description: 

This project involved six e-Prescribing physician software vendors who coded, implemented, and deployed e-Prescribing software standards in Florida, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Nevada, Rhode Island, and Tennessee.

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Project Dates: 
January 1, 2006 to December 31, 2006

The Medication Metronome Project

Description: 

This project conducted a randomized trial of a medication management system that supports medication adjustments and scheduling of laboratory tests independent of office visits.

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September 30, 2010 to July 31, 2014

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Special Study – Pilot Testing of Electronic Prescribing Standards

Description: 

This project, part of five grants awarded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality to conduct electronic prescribing (e-prescribing) pilots, tested e- prescribing standards within small, community-based practices.

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Project Dates: 
February 1, 2006 to January 31, 2007

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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September 30, 2007 to May 31, 2012

Implementation Outcomes of a Health Information Technology Program For Vulnerable Diabetes Patients

Description: 

This project examined the fidelity of the implementation of the Self-Management Automated Real-Time Telephone Support program to better-inform tailoring of health

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July 11, 2011 to December 31, 2012

Using an Electronic Personal Health Record to Empower Patients with Hypertension

Description: 

In this project an existing personal health record (PHR) was modified using a patient and family-centered care approach, incorporating the experiences, perspectives, and insights of both patients and their family members who were using the system.

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September 1, 2007 to August 31, 2011

Enhancing self-management of T2DM with an Automated Reminder and Feedback System

Description: 

This project sought to develop an automated self-management monitor and test its impact of on glycemic control and self-management behaviors among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2007 to August 31, 2011

Harnessing Health Information Technology to Prevent Medication-Induced Birth Defects

Description: 

This project used clinical decision support tools to alert clinicians when prescribing unsafe medications, and to prompt them to counsel women in the use of contraception. 

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September 7, 2007 to August 31, 2011

Improving Safety and Quality with Outpatient Order Entry

Description: 

Examined the impact of integrating ambulatory CPOE with advanced CDSS on safety and quality in the ambulatory setting, its organizational efficiency, workflow, and satisfaction, and conducted a cost-benefit analysis.

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September 3, 2004 to August 31, 2008

Impact of Office-Based E-Prescribing on Prescribing Processes and Outcomes

Description: 

This study evaluated the impact of a widely used e-prescribing system in order to understand characteristics of successful e-prescribing adoption.

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September 13, 2007 to August 31, 2011