An Interoperable, Reusable, and Scalable Shared Decision Aid Navigator System: Supporting the 5 Rights of Patient Shared Decision Making
This research will create the Shared Decision Aid Navigator System to improve the implementation, integration, and scaling of patient shared decision aids into health informatics systems, aiding shared decision making and improving patient-centered outcomes.
This research will adapt and disseminate an effective clinical decision support tool and a patient-facing SMART on FHIR application to help patients and their doctors make informed, patient-centered decisions regarding lung cancer screening.
This research will examine the factors affecting cancer patients’ use of an electronic patient safety event reporting system to communicate adverse medication-related events to their care team.
Researchers successfully developed Decision Precision+, a shared decision making tool that increases appropriate screening for lung cancer, as a SMART on FHIR app that pulls data from the electronic health record to enable providers to have an individualized risk-benefit discussion with at-risk patients on whether lung cancer screening is right for them.
This research will develop methods for measuring EHR communication networks—defined as EHR-based information sharing connections among healthcare professionals —in virtual care teams and to examine the relationship between EHR communication networks and care quality.