USA, IL, Evanston

Preventing Wrong-Drug and Wrong-Patient Errors With Indication Alerts in CPOE Systems

Description: 

The project will develop and test a large set of alerts at two large health systems to demonstrate that alerts can help prevent wrong-drug and wrong-patient errors and improve the completeness of the problem list.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2016 to September 29, 2022

Improving Diagnosis of Hypertension in Children (IDHC)

Description: 

This project developed, implemented, and evaluated a program that includes clinical decision support to improve diagnosis of hypertension in children.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2015 to March 31, 2018

Tools for Optimizing Medication Safety (TOP-MEDS)

Description: 

This Centers for Education and Research on Therapeutics-funded project was focused on the improvement of patient safety through the development and refinement of tools for safer medication use.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2011 to August 31, 2017