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AHRQ Patient-Reported Outcome Challenge Competition Support

Description: 

This contract provided the administration and management of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's “Step Up App Challenge: Advancing Care Through Patient Self-Assessments.”

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April 10, 2018 to September 20, 2019

AcademyHealth Electronic Data Methods Forum (EDM) for Comparative Effectiveness Research

Description: 

The Electronic Data Methods Forum is charged with advancing the national dialogue on the infrastructure and methods of health research and quality improvement using electronic clinical data, with the goal of improving patient care and outcomes.

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September 1, 2010 to August 31, 2013

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.

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September 30, 2013 to March 31, 2017

Care Coordination Enabled by Health Information Technology: What Will It Take?

Description: 

This project assessed the feasibility and measurability care coordination activities and found that the electronic health record was infrequently used to support care coordination.

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September 30, 2013 to September 29, 2014

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.

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April 1, 2012 to March 31, 2013

Telemonitoring in Rural Elder Nutrition Centers: Demonstration Project of Hypertension Management

Description: 

This project, the Technologies for Enhancing Access to Health Management (TEAhM) project, was a pilot study which implemented and evaluated telehealth kiosks in community-based senior centers.

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July 1, 2009 to April 30, 2011

Physicians' Experiences Using Commercial E-Prescribing Systems

Description: 

This study investigated the experiences of physician practices using e-prescribing, examining physicians’ perceptions of benefits of use, and the reasons for the lag between policy goals and actual use.

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August 22, 2005 to May 30, 2007

Health Care Stakeholder Participation in Health Information Exchanges

Description: 

This case study examined four different HIE organizations to explore stakeholders’ perspectives on benefits and barriers of participating in health information exchange.

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August 1, 2006 to February 29, 2008

A Research Agenda for the Patient-Centered Medical Home

Description: 

The Research Agenda for a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) conference convened a multidisciplinary group to discuss the research agenda needed to move PCMH from a demonstration model to an evidenced-based standard of care.

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March 1, 2009 to February 28, 2010

Human Factors in Home Health Care

Description: 

This project conducted research on the role of human factors in the provision of health care in the home.

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September 30, 2009 to October 31, 2011