A multi-site community health center implemented a care model expanding nurses’ roles in intake, documentation, and care plan communication, working alongside providers in “co-visits.”
Achieving IBD Clinical Trial Recruitment in a Day via Digital Medicine Platform @ Mount Sinai Health System
Digital recruitment of patients for clinical trials is an efficient, effective way to enroll patients more quickly in clinical trials for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
Reduction of Opioid Misuse in Primary Care via Transforming Opioid Prescribing in Primary Care (TOPCARE) Program @ Boston Medical Center
Nurses provide electronic and in-person monitoring of high-risk primary care patients on long-term opioid prescriptions to ensure appropriate use and efficacy of medication.
TOPS utilizes nurse-driven, phone-based outreach to improve transitional care, decrease requirements for in-person follow-up, and decrease readmission among COPD patients.
NP-MD primary care teams were created to address clinician burnout and increase patient access in an urban safety-net hospital.
Improving Burnout Rates and Attitudes of Primary Care Physicians via an Educational Program in Mindful Communication @ University of Rochester
The innovators implemented a CME course for primary care physicians to address burnout, incorporating mindfulness meditation, narrative medicine, and appreciative inquiry.
Improving Timely Referrals via implementation of Lower Extremity Amputation Prevention (LEAP) Tool @ Suburban Wound Care Clinic
This program sought to standardize diabetic ulcer assessments and timely referral to vascular/podiatry services.
The University of Southern California (USC) Section of Palliative Medicine and CareMore Health System collaborated to create a ‘train the trainer’ model to improve the…
Changing the default quantity for opioid medications in the electronic medical record was found to change prescribing habits and reduce overall quantity prescribed.
The University of Texas System implemented Project Diabetes Obesity Control (Project DOC), a virtual ecosystem with public and private organizations connected by a core digital…