University of Utah

Scalable Decision Support and Shared Decisionmaking for Lung Cancer Screening

Description: 

This research will adapt a shared decisionmaking tool for lung cancer screening and create a shareable clinical decision support tool that can be integrated into any electronic health record system.

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July 1, 2019 to April 30, 2022

Enabling Shared Decision Making to Reduce Harm from Drug Interactions: An End-to-End Demonstration

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This research will develop and disseminate sharable, interoperable drug-drug interaction decision-making tools that enable patient-centered shared decision making.

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September 30, 2019 to September 29, 2021

Dissemination and Implementation of QT Risk Clinical Decision Support

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This research will further disseminate a currently used clinical decision support tool to identify patients at risk for a life threatening, uncommon cardiac arrhythmia.

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April 1, 2019 to March 31, 2022

From Emergency to Community: Implementing a Social Needs Assessment and Referral Infrastructure Using Health Information Technology

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This research assessed the use of an electronic social needs screening tool integrated into the workflow of an emergency department setting that facilitated referrals for those in need, and found that although only a small subset of patients expressing need received referrals, the strategy showed promise to monitor population health post-discharge.

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September 30, 2018 to September 29, 2020

Meaningful Drug Interaction Alerts

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This project proposes a novel proactive system to reduce alert burden and thereby increase attention to situations in which patient safety is at risk.

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May 1, 2018 to February 28, 2022

Understanding Complex Clinical Decision Tasks for Better Health Information Technology System Design

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This study examined clinical decision task complexity to guide the design of innovative clinical decision support to for high-level reasoning in complex decision tasks.

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July 1, 2014 to August 31, 2015

Electronic Exchange of Poisoning Information

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The research team developed the first poison control center-emergency department health information exchange capability in the United States.

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September 30, 2013 to September 29, 2019