Demonstrates the value of an integrated outpatient and inpatient health information system by assessing adherence to evidence-based treatment guidelines for women who are group B streptococcus positive including inappropriate antibiotic use and screening in the outpatient setting, and cost-benefit analysis.
USA, OR, Portland
Barriers and Drivers of Health Information Technology Use for the Elderly, Chronically Ill and Underserved
This project reviewed the evidence on the barriers and drivers to the use of interactive consumer health information technology by the elderly, those with chronic conditions or disabilities, and the underserved.
This project refined a set of asthma care quality measures and developed and validated the use of an automated method using natural language processing to utilize the measures.
This project investigated the feasibility and impact of novel approaches to clinician decision support in multidisciplinary ambulatory care, emphasizing high-risk transitions of care.
This project was designed to evaluate and improve the quality of screening and diagnostic colonoscopies in ambulatory care settings. Defined quality measures for colonoscopy were used in individual quality report cards with 15 measures created.
This project evaluated the impact of an integrated care coordination information system (ICCIS) on the outcomes and satisfaction of patients with chronic and complex illnesses.
This project conducted a large scale systematic review to synthesize existing evidence on health information exchange use and effectiveness.
This is an interview guide designed to be conducted with nurses in an ambulatory setting. The tool includes questions to assess user's perceptions of electronic health records.
The research team identified key information needs for clinicians providing and coordinating care for patients with complex medical, social, and economic needs, and developed and tested design principles for electronic health record systems to support social determinants of health data capture and clinical decision support.