Samore, Matthew

Understanding adoption of a personal health record in rural health care clinics: revealing barriers and facilitators of adoption including attributions about potential patient portal users and self-reported characteristics of early adopting users.

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Patient-Centered Informatics System to Enhance Health Care in Rural Communities - Final Report

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Psychometric assessment of the patient activation measure short form (PAM-13) in rural settings.

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Rural Trial of Clinic Order Entry with Decision Support - Final Report

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Patient-Centered Informatics System to Enhance Health Care in Rural Communities

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This demonstration project was conducted to evaluate whether the Unified Health Resource, a combined personal health record, an electronic medical record (EMR), and a communication system, led to more patient-centered care in rural communities in the Intermountain West. 

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September 30, 2007 to September 29, 2011

Rural Trial of Clinic Order Entry with Decision Support

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Assessed the value of a computerized clinic order entry tool in rural primary care practices for appropriateness of antimicrobial therapy for acute respiratory infections, frequency of hemoglobin A1c in diabetics, incidence of outpatient adverse drug events, and influenza vaccine immunizations.

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September 20, 2004 to August 31, 2008