Medically Underserved Populations

Using process improvement and systems redesign to improve rheumatology care quality in a safety net clinic.

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Protocol of the randomized control trial: the WiseApp trial for improving health outcomes in PLWH (WiseApp).

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Implementing Personalized Cross-Sector Transitional Care Management to Promote Care Continuity, Reduce Low-Value Utilization, and Reduce the Burden of Treatment for High-Need, High-Cost Patients

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This research will integrate cross-sector care alerts and interoperable personalized care planning into the existing Coordinating Transitions Intervention (CTI) tool and evaluate the impact of the revised tool on patient burden, care team collaboration, and utilization value for high-need, high-cost patients.

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April 1, 2021 to March 31, 2026

Implementing a social determinants screening and referral infrastructure during routine emergency department visits, Utah, 2017-2018.

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Evaluating and Enhancing Health Information Technology for COVID-19 Response Workflow in a Specialized COVID-19 Hospital in a Medically Underserved Community

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This research will study how a safety-net hospital responds to a pandemic, specifically COVID-19, to identify how information needs are met and how decisions are made and communicated to other individuals internal and external to the institution.

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Project Dates: 
January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2022

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

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Engaging Diverse Patients in Using an Online Patient Portal - Final Report

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PRISM: Personalized Reminders for Immunizations using Short Messaging Systems - Final Report

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SINC: Synchronized Immunization Notifications - Final Report

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Disparities in patient-reported interest in web-based patient portals: survey at an urban academic safety-net hospital.

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