Self-Management

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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Project Dates: 
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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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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Project Dates: 
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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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2009 to September 29, 2012

My MediHealth: A Paradigm for Children-Centered Medication Management

Description: 

The project used text messaging reminders to assess the impact of personal medication management tools on medication adherence in adolescents with asthma.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2009 to July 31, 2013

Quality Indicators Care Coordination Measures Project

Description: 

This project developed the Care Coordination Measures Atlas, which catalogues 61 measures of care coordination, maps them to elements of a care coordination measurement framework, and summarizes key measure properties.

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Project Dates: 
September 30, 2009 to December 31, 2010

Trial of the CarePartner Program for Improving the Quality of Transition Support

Description: 

This project evaluated and established the feasibility of CarePartner, a novel intervention designed to improve the effectiveness of transition support for common chronic conditions.

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Project Dates: 
September 1, 2011 to June 30, 2015

Implementation Outcomes of a Health Information Technology Program For Vulnerable Diabetes Patients

Description: 

This project examined the fidelity of the implementation of the Self-Management Automated Real-Time Telephone Support program to better-inform tailoring of health

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July 11, 2011 to December 31, 2012