University of Washington

Preventing Medication-Related Problems in Care Transitions to Skilled Nursing Facilities

Description: 

This research aims to determine the effectiveness of a program designed to reduce medication-related issues among patients during the hospital-to-skilled nursing facility transition.

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September 30, 2020 to July 31, 2025

Customizing Value-Based Methods to Prioritize Implementation of Pharmacogenomic Clinical Decision Support for Learning Health Systems

Description: 

This research will estimate the cost-effectiveness of pharmacogenomics clinical decision support alerts and create a tool that provides estimates of the value of developing and implementing them.

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September 1, 2019 to October 31, 2021

Implementation and Evaluation of psPRO: Person-Specific Patient-Reported Outcome Assessments for Patients in HIV Care Living with Multiple Chronic Conditions

Description: 

This research will apply innovative health information technology strategies to improve methods for systematic collection and use of patient-reported outcomes  in clinical care for those with multiple chronic conditions using person-specific patient-reported outcomes.

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September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2022

Sharing Patient Lifelog Data With the Primary Care Team for Two Patient Populations: Preventative Care & Chronic Disease Management

Description: 

This project applied a user-centered design process to understand the needs and attitudes for sharing patient-collected lifelog data with providers to improve management and decision making.

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September 30, 2014 to September 29, 2017

Improving Accuracy of Electronic Notes Using a Faster, Simpler Approach

Description: 

This project developed, implemented, and evaluated a voice-generated enhanced electronic note system and found that it did not improve the time to finalize notes or clinician satisfaction.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2014 to September 29, 2016

Developing Design Principles to Integrate Patient-Reported Outcomes (PROs) Into Clinical Practice Through Health Information Technology: Data, User Experience, and Workflow Requirements for PRO Dashboards

Description: 

This project will develop design principles to enable more effective integration of patient-reported outcomes data into patient care activities through health information technology.

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August 1, 2015 to May 31, 2021

Patients as Safeguards: Understanding the Information Needs of Hospitalized Patients

Description: 

In an effort to reduce medical errors and adverse events, this project will determine the information needs of hospitalized patients and caregivers, and develop design requirements for a solution that supports communicating safety concerns to providers.

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July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2020

Addressing the Personal Health Information Management Needs of Older Adults

Description: 

This study sought to gain an understanding of the personal health information management needs and practices of older adults and their caregivers to inform the design of health information technologies that support older adult health and independence.

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September 30, 2013 to August 31, 2019