Columbia University

Using eHealth to Expand Access to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia in Hispanic Primary Care Patients

Description: 

This project evaluates the effectiveness, barriers, and cost of a Spanish-language electronic health intervention to treat chronic insomnia in Hispanic patients.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2018 to July 31, 2023

Use of mHealth Technology for Supporting Symptom Management in Underserved Persons Living with HIV

Description: 

This project tested a mobile health application for HIV symptom management for people living with HIV and found an improvement in symptoms.

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April 3, 2015 to March 31, 2018

Assess Risk of Wrong-Patient Errors in an EMR That Allows Multiple Records Open

Description: 

This project compared the risk of orders placed on the wrong electronic patient record when providers were limited to having one patient record open at a time versus up to four and found no difference in errors between the two.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2014 to September 29, 2018

PRISM: Personalized Reminders for Immunizations Using Short Messaging Systems

Description: 

This study found human papillomavirus vaccine series completion rates in a low-income Latino adolescent population were high for patients receiving text messages reminders.

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July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2019

Addressing Hospital Patient Information Needs Using a Personal Health Record Portal

Description: 

This project evaluated the impact of an inpatient portal used by cardiac patients and found that patients using the portal had a lower 30-day hospital readmission rate.

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August 1, 2013 to May 31, 2018