HealthPartners Institute

Optimizing the Value of Patient-Reported Outcome Measures in Improving Care Delivery through Health Information Technology

Description: 

This project will identify orthopedic clinical outcome measures that are most important to patients, and study the impact on satisfaction and outcomes when this information is provided to patients and their doctors.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2017 to July 31, 2022

Decision Support to Improve Dental Care for Medically Compromised Patients

Description: 

This project tested three types of clinical decision support alerts and found that pop-up alerts were the most effective, but were the least preferred by dental providers.

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Project Dates: 
July 1, 2012 to April 30, 2016

eHealth Records to Improve Dental Care for Patients with Chronic Illnesses

Description: 

This project conducted a randomized clinical trial to evaluate the impact of two clinical decision support interventions designed to improve the quality and safety of dental care in patients with medically complex conditions.

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September 30, 2007 to September 29, 2011