Self-Management

Patient Self Monitoring to Transfer Physical Therapy Exercise from Clinic to Home

Description: 

This project developed an image-based electronic health record to give patients visual feedback on home physical therapy exercises and provide that information to the physical therapist.

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September 30, 2012 to March 31, 2014

Patient-Centered Online Disease Management Using a Personal Health Record System

Description: 

This project evaluated a multidisciplinary team approach to diabetes care that was combined with technology tools, including an online disease management system integrated with an electronic health record.

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September 1, 2007 to August 31, 2011

Virtual Patient Advocate to Reduce Ambulatory Adverse Drug Events

Description: 

This project adapted and tested a virtual patient advocate to interact with patients after hospital discharge to address the problems of discontinuity and fragmentation of care that occur in the transition from the hospital to the ambulatory setting.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2007 to August 31, 2011

Tailored DVD to Improve Medication Management for Low Literate Elderly Patients

Description: 

This project created individualized, culturally and linguistically inclusive education materials for older adults from diverse backgrounds tailored to electronic medication information.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2007 to September 29, 2010

Bringing Communities and Technology Together for Healthy Aging

Description: 

This project established an integrated information and communication technology system to help older adults age in place and live independently for as long as possible, and found that the system improved user quality of life.

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Project Dates: 
June 1, 2011 to May 31, 2017

Randomized Controlled Trial Embedded in an Electronic Health Record

Description: 

This project made a personal health record available to HIV-positive individuals at a safety net institution to see if medication adherence would improve.

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September 1, 2008 to August 31, 2012

e-Coaching: Interactive Voice Response-Enhanced Care Transition Support for Complex Patients

Description: 

This project developed and tested an interactive voice response supported care transition coaching intervention, e-Coach, that supports medical patients with complex conditions as they transition from hospital to home-based care.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2008 to March 30, 2012

Using Health Information Technology to Improve Health Care Quality in Primary Care Practices and in Transitions between Care Settings

Description: 

This project sought to identify and assess the best methods of implementing an advanced patient-centered integrated personal health record called MyPreventiveCare.

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Project Dates: 
September 15, 2009 to March 31, 2012

Self Management & Reminders with Technology: SMART Appraisal of an Integrated Personal Health Record

Description: 

This project modified an existing passive personal health record to become active and interactive to improve health care outcomes by promoting patient self-management and increasing compliance to care recommendations.

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September 30, 2009 to July 31, 2013

eHealth Blood Pressure Control Program

Description: 

This study compared the use of home blood pressure monitoring to an eHealth blood pressure system of care that integrated the former into a provider’s electronic medical record via a Web portal.

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September 30, 2009 to September 29, 2012