Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)

CCHS-East Huron Hospital CPOE Project

Description

Created an information management environment that integrated patient care data, standardized practice variation and use of best practices, and supported the delivery of a seamless continuum of patient care throughout the health system through CPOE.

Grant Number
UC1 HS015076
Principal Investigator(s)

Arkansas Delta Inpatient-Outpatient Quality Improvement

Description

Implemented a computer decision-support system in a 23-county service area in both inpatient and outpatient settings, including several rural clinics; included a training component for physicians and other health care providers, as well as a hospital pharmacy component for adverse drug event management and prevention strategies.

Grant Number
UC1 HS015059
Principal Investigator(s)

A Community-Shared Clinical Abstract to Improve Care

Description

Established an electronic medical record system to enhance communication among area health care organizations and promote safe, high-quality care for patients with chronic illnesses. Initially, the project focused on patients with congestive heart failure.

Grant Number
UC1 HS016155
Principal Investigator(s)

Impact of Health Information Technology on Clinical Care

Description

Evaluated the effects of staggered installation of an Epic health IT system that includes an EMR with provider order entry and clinical decision support in primary care settings on quality, safety, and resource use within a large integrated delivery system on cohort of 780,000 members with chronic illnesses.

Grant Number
R01 HS015280
Principal Investigator(s)

Cardiovascular Care Disparities: Safety-Net HIT Strategy

Description

Designed the implementation of a longitudinal cardiovascular disease information system platform to address disparities viewed as a lifelong disease process, and examined the impact of health IT on quality improvement, medical and financial effectiveness, and increased value.

Grant Number
P20 HS015305
Principal Investigator(s)

Meeting Information Needs of Referrals Electronically

Description

Identified essential technological needs for accessing and sharing data and information between patients and health care providers; developed an implementation plan to expand the transmission of referral information electronically in a closed health system to an open system.

Grant Number
P20 HS015208
Principal Investigator(s)