Calculation of clinical scores is time consuming. We identified 170 commonly used clinical calculators and assessed importance of each through a national wide survey. To prepare for EMR integration, we performed a programability assessment of each score to evaluate methods of automated calculation within the EMR.
We created Fast Facts and Concepts for iOS and Android which is the world’s most downloaded point of care mobile reference application for palliative care providers. We will evaluate and describe application user behavior at a global scale using an analytics layer integrated into Fast Facts and Concepts.
SBH Health System, is committed to providing safe and high value care through our DRIVE to Patient-Centered Excellence initiatives. SBH performs and acts upon yearly checkups leveraging a nationally recognized CPOE evaluation tool as one weapon in assessing and improving upon our EMR’s safety, quality and efficiency of delivered care.
Electronic sepsis detection is still suboptimal. By analyzing large quantities of patient data we have developed improved Sepsis detection and prediction models using advanced machine learning techniques. Real-time validation in a Medical Intensive Care Unit will be reported as well as lessons learned during the development process.
Northwell Health's Clinical Snapshot improves Primary Care quality and efficiency. Clinical Snapshot is integrated into outpatient EHR, provides a point-of-care huddle-report, enables clinically intuitive workflows and guided review of pertinent data to support modern care requirements, and was developed to support rapid transformation of practices into Patient Centered Medical Homes.
There is some evidence to suggest that diabetes telehealth programs have shown success in lowering HbA1c values in engaged Veterans with poorly controlled diabetes. We utilized CPRS data at the Phoenix VA Healthcare System, to examine if the current telehealth diabetes program showed promise for scaling up, for an inpatient diabetes telehealth referral system to improve outcomes. The study...
A Flexible Healthcare IT Platform that enables rapid design and implementation of care management programs for at-risk cohorts with targeted and customize interventions is presented which includes the following main components: A Business Rules Engine (BRE) with the ability to rapidly author and deploy business and clinical rules (without changing application code) that help identify a cohort of...
Exploring the utility of “Electronic Antimicrobial Stewardship Program” in reducing incidences of drug-resistant infections and financial costs of operation while preserving the therapeutic longevity of new-generation antimicrobial agents in the hospital setting.
Reproductive health reminders, order checks, and alerts rarely use data beyond age and gender, resulting in clinically irrelevant interruptions to a clinician’s workflow. To reduce these, this project incorporates additional data: relevant codes, pregnancy/lactation status, contraception use, and a patient’s indication of her ability to conceive with their partner.