USA, MA, Cambridge

Evaluation of Stage 3 Meaningful Use Objectives: Analysis in Pennsylvania and Utah

Description: 

This project evaluated select Stage 3 Meaningful Use criteria in the Patient and Family Engagement, Care Coordination, and Interoperability domains and developed recommendations to improve them and increase their value to hospitals and practices implementing them.

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September 26, 2013 to September 25, 2014

Improving Electronic Health Records Patient Education Materials

Description: 

The Patient Education Materials Assessment Tool is a systematic method to evaluate and compare the understandability and actionability of patient education materials.

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July 19, 2010 to July 18, 2013

Using Health Information Technology in Practice Redesign: Impact of Health Information Technology on Workflow

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This project studied the impact on workflow of applications that allow patients to electronically share information with clinics on workflow and at how clinics redesign information workflows to incorporate this data.

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August 15, 2012 to August 14, 2015

Conducting Measurement Activities for Health Information Technology Initiative

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In this project, the team identified the most appropriate and feasible methods of collecting data on national performance on the adoption, use, and outcomes of health IT.

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September 1, 2007 to August 20, 2010

Evaluation of AHRQ's On-time Pressure Ulcer Program

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Lessons from the On-Time Pressure Ulcer program informed the development of an On-Time Fall Prevention module, which uses documentation data elements, actionable reports, and tracking tools to address residents’ fall risk factors.

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June 1, 2009 to January 31, 2012