Patient-Centered Care

Surgical Risk Preoperative Assessment System

Description: 

This project developed a patient-centric tool called the Surgical Risk Preoperative Assessment System to estimate the risk of adverse operative outcomes.

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September 1, 2015 to February 28, 2018

Virtualized Homes: Tools for Better Discharge Planning

Description: 

This research linked a web viewer for 3D models of patient homes to an electronic health record so that the models could be viewable and annotated from within a patient’s record for better discharge planning.

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March 1, 2016 to February 28, 2018

Payer Readiness for Technology Implementation (P-RTI) Tool Application and Assessment

Description: 

This project evaluated the use of two patient-centered telemedicine technologies, telephonic and video counseling, for patients with substance use disorders.

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July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2017

Patient-Centered Data Visualizations for Diabetes

Description: 

This project developed a diabetes data visualization mobile application for adolescents and found that clinical and contextual data provided greater opportunity for self management and problem solving.

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May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2018

Feasibility of a Clinician Training Program To Improve Patient-Provider Communication in the Presence of Health IT Systems in the Exam Room

Description: 

This project tested the impact of a training module that teaches clinicians how to best communicate with patients in the presence of an electronic health record and found improvements in provider communication skills, but no impact on patient outcomes.

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June 1, 2015 to August 31, 2017

Perception and Use of a Patient Care Window to Improve Care and Family Engagement

Description: 

This project evaluated the use of an in-room interactive monitor to improve patient-centered care and family engagement within a pediatric intensive care unit.

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September 30, 2014 to September 29, 2017

Use of mHealth Technology for Supporting Symptom Management in Underserved Persons Living with HIV

Description: 

This project tested a mobile health application for HIV symptom management for people living with HIV and found an improvement in symptoms.

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April 3, 2015 to March 31, 2018

Development of an Electronic Medical Record-Integrated Enhanced After-Visit Summary

Description: 

This project developed and pilot tested an electronic after-visit summary (AVS) that incorporated evidence-based strategies for communicating printed health information to patients and determined best practices for future AVS development.

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July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2017

American Medical Informatics Association Health Policy Conference

Description: 

The objectives of the 2015 and 2016 AMIA Policy Invitational meetings are to develop consensus recommendations on policy to improve health information technology for patient care, facilitate research, and manage the health of populations.

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April 1, 2015 to March 31, 2017

A Mobile App to Enhance Smoking Cessation Shared Decision Making in Primary Care

Description: 

This project developed and tested a tablet-based decision aid to assist primary care providers in applying patient-reported outcomes to smoking cessation and found that the tool facilitated more conversations about smoking cessation between patients and providers.

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June 1, 2015 to November 30, 2017