USA, SC, Charleston

EHR-based Screening and Intervention for Intimate Partner Violence

Description: 

This project will design, implement, and evaluate a comprehensive set of tools in an electronic health record (EHR) to support improved intimate partner violence care.

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September 30, 2018 to July 31, 2021

Learning From Primary Care EHR Exemplars About Health IT Safety

Description: 

The study assessed perspectives on electronic health record safety recommendations and found that physicians generally agreed with the recommendations, despite not being familiar with them.

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September 1, 2016 to February 28, 2018

Reducing Hospital Readmission Rates by Implementing an Inpatient Tobacco Cessation Service Driven by Interactive Voice Recognition Technology

Description: 

This study evaluated a smoking cessation program using interactive voice recognition technology and found that the intervention successfully reduced unplanned hospital readmissions and costs.

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May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2018

Learning from Primary Care Meaningful Use Exemplars

Description: 

This project assessed quality measurement performance and electronic health record (EHR) implementation and found that EHR reminders were associated with improved performance.

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September 1, 2013 to May 31, 2014

Synthesizing Lessons Learned Using Health Information Technology

Description: 

This project synthesized what was learned from the Practice Partner Research Network - Translating Research into Practice (PPRNet-TRIP) project regarding how to use health information technology to improve quality in primary care practices.

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May 1, 2010 to April 30, 2013

Assessment of Pediatric Look-Alike, Sound-Alike Substitution Errors

Description: 

This project evaluated the potential severity of specific look-alike, sound-alike drug name substitution errors in a pediatric population and estimated the frequencies of potential look-alike, sound-alike (LASA) substitution errors.

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April 1, 2010 to March 31, 2013

Medication Safety in Primary Care Practice - Translating Research into Practice

Description: 

The project successfully developed a set of medication safety measures relevant for primary care and incorporated these measures in quarterly performance reports sent to participating practices.

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September 30, 2007 to September 29, 2010

Implementation and Evaluation of Standing Orders Using Health Information Technology

Description: 

This project implemented and examined the effectiveness of an electronic standing order process.

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June 1, 2008 to July 31, 2010

Research Centers in Primary Care Practice-Based Research and Learning

Description: 

This project further developed the infrastructure of the Practice Partner Research Network (PPRNet) and enhanced its ability to conduct research to improve the primary health care system.

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September 1, 2012 to August 31, 2017