Quality Improvement

CCHS-East Huron Hospital CPOE Project

Description

Created an information management environment that integrated patient care data, standardized practice variation and use of best practices, and supported the delivery of a seamless continuum of patient care throughout the health system through CPOE.

Grant Number
UC1 HS015076
Principal Investigator(s)

Louisiana Rural Health Information Technology Partnership

Description

Implemented a Complete Medical Record (a computerized emergency department communication, documentation, passive tracking, and medical records system) in an emergency department and evaluated the use of this technology toward improving patient safety and quality of care.

Grant Number
UC1 HS014953
Principal Investigator(s)

Improving Rural Healthcare with Technology

Description

Utilized existing health IT standards to integrate the current stand-alone databases and information systems of a consortium of three rural health care systems as the basis for creating a comprehensive electronic health record for patient care.

Grant Number
P20 HS014896
Principal Investigator(s)

Arkansas Delta Inpatient-Outpatient Quality Improvement

Description

Implemented a computer decision-support system in a 23-county service area in both inpatient and outpatient settings, including several rural clinics; included a training component for physicians and other health care providers, as well as a hospital pharmacy component for adverse drug event management and prevention strategies.

Grant Number
UC1 HS015059
Principal Investigator(s)

Computer Automated Developmental Surveillance and Screening

Description

The project sought to determine if a computer decision support system integrated with routine care could improve standardized developmental screening during early well-child visits and surveillance for developmental disabilities at all pediatric visits.

Grant Number
R01 HS017939
Principal Investigator(s)