Patient Engagement

Symposium on Patient Engagement

Description

This project held a consensus conference in November 2012 to discuss nurse’s roles in supporting patient engagement and to develop a strategic plan to enhance nurses’ abilities to engage and support patients in this area.

Grant Number
R13 HS021600
Principal Investigator(s)

Impact of Consumer Health Informatics Applications

Description

This project is a comprehensive review of current literature on CHI, defined as "any electronic tool, technology, or electronic application that is designed to interact directly with consumers, with or without the presence of a health care professional, that provides or uses individualized (personal) information and provides the consumer with individualized assistance to help the patient better manage his or her health or health care."

Contract Number
290-07-10061-5
Principal Investigator(s)

Secure Messaging in a Pediatric Respiratory Medicine Setting

Description

This project evaluated how the implementation of a secure e-mail messaging (e-messaging) system between clinicians and patients affects provider efficiency, utilization of emergency department for medication refills, and patients’ satisfaction.

Contract Number
290-06-0015-2
Principal Investigator(s)