Quality Improvement

Exploring the Utilization of and Outcomes from Health Information Exchange in Emergency Settings

Description

This research assessed the use of a health information exchange system in emergency department settings, finding that although overall usage is relatively low, additional functionalities such as single sign on add value to clinical decision making and enable faster retrieval of patient records from external sources compared to traditional methods when embedded into existing workflows.

Grant Number
R21 HS025502
Principal Investigator(s)

AcademyHealth Electronic Data Methods (EDM) Forum Second Phase

Description

The Electronic Data Methods (EDM) Forum facilitated learning and collaboration among researchers and other key stakeholders who are generating the data, methods, and knowledge needed to build learning health systems that will improve patient care and outcomes.

Grant Number
U18 HS022789
Principal Investigator(s)