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Research Themes and Findings

The DHR program funds research that demonstrates how digital healthcare solutions can be designed and implemented to improve healthcare system performance and patient health outcomes. Our funded research focuses on advancing patient safety, care, and shared decision making without placing excessive burden on users, including patients, physicians, and other members of care teams.

This report highlights research stories that showcase significant findings and impact under each theme. The research stories are identified as completed or emerging (newly funded) research.

  • Completed research: 28 grants and 3 contracts recently ended.
  • Emerging research: 23 grants recently awarded.

In 2022, the DHR program managed 108 grants and seven research contracts across the three main themes: