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Architecture of Health IT AHRQ Digital Healthcare

Details: Health ITconsists of a complex set of technologies, policies, standards, and user sets. The text and diagram is intended to help put some of the "buzzwords" into perspective. A general framework for understanding the levels of health IT from a technical perspective is as follows: Application Level

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Needs Assessment AHRQ Digital Healthcare Research

Details: This is a focus group guide designed to be conducted with developers across a health care system. The tool includes questions to assess assess user's needs of electronic health records, health information exchange, personal digital assistants, and personal health records.

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Using Health Information Technology to Improve Health Care

Details: Summary: A fundamental feature of a national health care network is the ability to share electronic health records (EHRs) from local health information exchange (HIE) hubs through regional health information organizations (RHIOs). A major barrier to RHIO use, however, is the lack of a convincing value proposition for providers. While there appears to be a net societal benefit from investments

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Florida AHRQ Digital Healthcare Research: Informing

Details: Team Description. Dear Interested Party: The Agency for Health Care Administration is pleased to participate in the national health information security and privacy collaborative to study the privacy and security issues related to the development and interoperability of a national health …

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Regional Health eDecisions: A Guide to Connecting Health

Details: Health care organizations that want to participate in HIE and use data at an aggregated level to drive decision algorithms to help providers deliver recommended care. Practice leaders and information technology support staff responsible for selecting informatics

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Critical Decision Method AHRQ Digital Healthcare

Details: Health IT-Enabled Quality Measurement (2012-2013) Electronic Data Methods Forum (2010 - 2017) Ambulatory Safety and Quality Program (2007-2013)

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Case Study: Developing a State Medicaid Health IT Plan

Details: health IT equipment and services. These planning activities include creating the second required document, the State Medicaid Health IT Plan (SMHP), to carry out the EHR Incentive Program and promote the electronic exchange of health information. The third document is the

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Engaging Patients and Primary Care Clinicians Through a

Details: • #1 lesson from health IT experiences: disconnected technologies don’t work well and won’t last (health IT integration into the process of regular care delivery) • Practice redesign is an essential part of implementing enabling technologies (HIT - the engine of PCMH) • …

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Success Stories AHRQ Digital Healthcare Research

Details: Building Health IT Research Capacity (PDF, 467 KB). Grant Nos R36 HS 018701, R36 HS018239, R36 HS018272, and R36 HS018809 AHRQ supports the next generation of health IT researchers by funding health IT-focused Health Services Research Dissertation grants.

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Consumer Health IT Applications AHRQ Digital Healthcare

Details: Source: Health Aff (Millwood). 2009 Mar-Apr;28(2):377-89 Year: 2009 Summary: Personal health records (PHRs), centralized places for people to electronically store and organize their health information, can benefit both patients and doctors. This qualitative study of health insurers' PHRs for enrollees reveals potential benefits and challenges.

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Health IT AHRQ Digital Healthcare Research: Informing

Details: Health IT. 1. How do we use our health IT application for process improvement activities? You are now at the point where you should allow your health IT application to work for you. It provides significant tools and data that you can use to improve the quality, safety, and efficiency of the care provided and administrative functions at your clinic.

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Quantitative AHRQ Digital Healthcare Research: Informing

Details: A dynamic reaction picklist for improving allergy reaction documentation in the electronic health record. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2020 Jun 1;27(6):917-923. doi: 10.1093/jamia/ocaa042. PMID: 32417930.

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Safety AHRQ Digital Healthcare Research: Informing

Details: A health system's pilot experience with using mobile Social Knowledge Networking (SKN) technology to enable meaningful use of EHR medication reconciliation technology. 2020 : Using Social Knowledge Networking (SKN) Technology To Enable Meaningful Use of EHR Technology:

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Key Topics AHRQ Digital Healthcare Research: Informing

Details: Consumer health information technology applications allow patients to manage, share, and control their health information electronically and assume a more active role in the management of their health Learn more about Consumer Health IT Applications

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Funded Projects AHRQ Digital Healthcare Research

Details: Since 2004, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Digital Healthcare Research Program has funded projects to develop an evidence base for how technology improves healthcare decisionmaking, supports patient-centered care, and improves the …

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The Effect of Health Information Technology on Healthcare

Details: The survey consisted of seven sections with the following topics: overall health information technology adoption, computer hardware, use of computers by physicians and nurses, infrastructure for electronic communication, use of electronic communication technologies, nonelectronic ways of communicating, and demographics.

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2018 Year in Review AHRQ Digital Healthcare Research

Details: Learn about the goals of Health IT Program-funded research. Discover the innovative health technologies developed and tested by AHRQ-funded researchers, including new and emerging research in 2018. Understand how the Health IT Program improves healthcare quality and safety at the patient, provider, and health systems levels.

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Current Digital Healthcare Research Priorities AHRQ

Details: Care Transitions. AHRQ has a long history of funding research to produce evidence and evidence-based tools to improve care transitions (e.g., Safe Transitions Toolkit, Chartbook on Care Coordination, Project RED Toolkit).As the digital healthcare ecosystem expands, more research is needed to ensure care transitions are high-quality, seamless, coordinated, and safe.

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Our Experts AHRQ Digital Healthcare Research: Informing

Details: Chun-Ju (Janey) Hsiao is a Health Scientist Administrator in the Division of Digital Healthcare Research in the Center for Evidence and Practice Improvement (CEPI) where she serves as a Program Official and project lead for several initiatives, including the Division’s work on patient-reported outcomes.

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States’ Role in Health Information Exchanges

Details: A Health Information Exchange is a multi-stakeholder organization that enables or oversees the business and legal issues involved in the exchange and use of health information, in a secure manner, for the purpose of promoting the improvement of health quality, safety and

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Health IT Survey Compendium AHRQ Digital Healthcare

Details: This is a questionnaire designed to be completed by physicians, implementers, and nurses across a health care system setting. The tool includes questions to assess benefit, the current state, usability, perception, and attitudes of users electronic health records and health information exchange.

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Questionnaire/Survey AHRQ Digital Healthcare Research

Details: This is a questionnaire designed to be completed by practice managers in an ambulatory setting. The tool includes questions to assess the benefits and current state of electronic health records and health information exchanges.

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Health Information Exchange AHRQ Digital Healthcare

Details: Health information Exchange (HIE) implementers confront a number of issues as they convene partners, establish a governance structure, and begin constructing a technical architecture to share data within a diverse consortium. Eighty-two percent of AHRQ's Transforming Healthcare Quality through IT (THQIT) projects cited staffing as a major issue

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Tree Diagram AHRQ Digital Healthcare Research: Informing

Details: Quality management in health care: principles and methods. 2nd ed. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers; 2004. p. 43-101. Back to top AHRQ DIGITAL HEALTHCARE RESEARCH SITE

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Program Evaluation and Review Technique Chart AHRQ

Details: Quality management in health care: principles and methods. 2nd ed. Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Publishers; 2004. p. 43-101. Back to top AHRQ DIGITAL HEALTHCARE RESEARCH SITE

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Planning and Conducting a Cost-Benefit Analysis of Health

Details: Addressing Health IT/HIE Cost-benefit Analysis Issues and Challenges from Medicaid/CHIP Agencies Presentation Materials Questions and Discussion Items Resources Workshop Presenters and Facilitators Disclaimer – The content of this Document is intended for educational purposes only and do not

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Implementation of Health Improvement Collaboration in

Details: 2008 Activities: The health data exchange network, named the Secure Medical Records Transfer Network (SMRTNET), went live in multiple locations. The network is a sustainable way for smaller practices and groups to receive technical assistance with their plans for health …

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Health IT Survey Compendium AHRQ Digital Healthcare

Details: This is a questionnaire designed to be completed by physicians, implementers, and nurses across a health care system setting. The tool includes questions to assess benefit, the current state, usability, perception, and attitudes of users electronic health records and health information exchange.

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Industrial and Systems Engineering and Health Care

Details: health care suggests the need to reframe the discussion, beginning first with a vision of an optimal health care system then specifying the industrial and systems engineering methods needed to insure the realization of that future. The primary purpose of this meeting is …

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A Robust Health Data Infrastructure

Details: the practical exchange of health care information. With respect to data formats, the current lack of interoperability among the data resources for EHRs is a major impediment to the effective exchange of health information. These interoperability issues need to be solved going forward, or else the entire health data infrastructure will be crippled.

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Using Telehealth to Improve Quality and Safety

Details: Health IT Portfolio Advancing Excellence in Health Care www.ahrq.gov Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Health IT. Using Telehealth to Improve Quality and Safety Findings from the AHRQ Health IT Portfolio Preparedfor: AgencyforHealthcareResearch andQuality U.S.Departmentof HealthandHumanServices

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Colorado AHRQ Digital Healthcare Research: Informing

Details: Stakeholders include patients, providers, payers and the public health community. Goal. The principal goal for the project is creating a model that is low-cost and self-sustaining, which accommodates diverse platforms, systems, needs, resources, and affiliations and synergizes with the Nationwide Health Information Network (NHIN).

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Failure Mode and Effects Analysis AHRQ Digital

Details: Wetterneck TB, Skibinski KA, Roberts TL, et al. Using failure mode and effects analysis to plan implementation of smart IV pump technology. Am J Health Syst Pharm 2006;63:1528-38.

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Using Health Information Technology in Practice Redesign

Details: Health information technology (IT) has the potential to improve the quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of care. However, the implementation of new health IT systems can change established clinical work processes and workflow, creating more work and …

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Developing a Health IT and HIE Strategic Plan and

Details: Ms. Koss is a health policy and informatics expert and strategist who has supported Federal and State government health agencies and private health care businesses and organizations for over 20 years. She has been President of Koss on Care LLC since 2001. From 2005 to 2008, she

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The Effects of Age, Cognition, and Health Literacy on Use

Details: Health numeracy refers to the quantitative aspect of health information. Common PHR tasks that rely on numeracy include managing appointment dates and times; understanding medication dosage instructions; reviewing lab results; and interpreting health information from charts, tables, and graphs. The main objectives of this project were to:

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ACTS Supports the Quadruple Aim AHRQ Digital Healthcare

Details: The goal of the Quadruple Aim is to enhance patient experience, improve population health, reduce costs, and improve the work life of health care providers, including clinicians and staff. The Quadruple Aim is widely accepted as a compass to optimize health system performance.. Today, AHRQ’s resources don’t achieve their full potential for driving care transformation toward the Quadruple

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Health IT Implementation

Details: Advancing Excellence in Health Care Getting Started with Health IT Implementation Atif Zafar, MD Clinical Professor of Medicine Indiana University School of Medicine Regenstrief Institute for Healthcare AHRQ National Resource Center for Health Information Technology December 1, 2005.

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Using Nursing Practices and Health IT to Reduce Fall

Details: Advances in health information technology and the use of clinical decision support (CDS) systems in the electronic health record (EHR), hold great promise for enhancing the safety, quality, effectiveness, and efficiency of patient care, but are relatively untested for nurses.

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Health IT- P A T H WAYS Enabled Quality Measurement

Details: Improving the quality of care is a top priority for the United States’ (U.S.) health care system. Accordingly, there are a myriad of efforts underway to improve quality through both payment and health care delivery . reform. Both health IT and quality measurement factor strongly into a reformed health care delivery and financing system.

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Guide to Reducing Unintended Consequences of Electronic

Details: Guide to Reducing Unintended Consequences of Electronic Health Records is a resource designed to help you and your organization anticipate, avoid, and address problems that can occur when implementing and using an electronic health record (EHR). Our purpose in developing the Guide was to provide practical, troubleshooting knowledge and resources.

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The Importance of Business Process Analysis in Health IT

Details: The Importance of Business Process Analysis in Health IT Project Planning and Implementation Monday, August 24, 2009 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. Eastern. Presented by: Claudia Brogan, MS Ed, Training Manager, Public Health Informatics Institute. Kelley G. Chester, MPH, Business Analyst, Public Health Informatics Institute. Moderated by: Teresa Zayas-Caban

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Workshop Workbook Presentation Materials and Resources

Details: Health Information Exchange Regional and Local Health Information Address statewide Exchange barriers to HIE Balance the rights and needs of all residents. Act as a bridge between nationwide, regional, and local HIEs. Serve as a conduit for consensus on and adoption of standards. Serve statewide goals for health care quality and cost -effectiveness

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Personal Health Records and Elder Medication Use Quality

Details: Personal health records (PHRs) are an opportunity to increase the involvement of patients in managing their own health. It is believed that increased access to health information through PHR use will increase patient activation and consequently improve patient health behaviors and ultimately health outcomes.

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Health Information Technology Evaluation Toolkit: 2009 Update

Details: health IT implementation and adoption improve upon what they are doing. In addition, evaluations help justify investment in health IT projects by demonstrating project impacts. This is exactly the type of information needed to convert late adopters and others resistant to health IT. We can also share such information with our communities, raising

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Using Health IT to Improve Outcomes in Vulnerable Populations

Details: San Francisco Health Plan . UCSF Telemedicine Group . California Diabetes Program, Sonoma County Health Departments, SF DPH, SF and Sonoma County WIC . Funding Agencies: AHRQ R18HS017261 and 1R03HS020684-01. McKessan Foundation, UCSF RAP Program-Mt. Zion Women’s Health, Diabetes Family Fund, National Institute on Minority Health and Health

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