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Improving Chronic Heart Failure Care with Patient Reported Measures @ Fondazione Toscana Gabriele Monasterio (FGTM)

Between February 2018 and February 2019, a regional, Italian hospital launched a pilot project in which they recruited chronic heart failure patients to provide longitudinal…

Innovators

  • Francesca Pennucci

Implementation of an Actively Monitored Telenephrology Dashboard @ Iowa City Veterans Affairs Health Care System

Innovators at the Iowa City Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Care System sought to streamline the nephrology consult process and reduce the cost of travel for…

Innovators

  • Melissa L. Swee, MD, MME

Digital Weight Loss Counseling in Primary Care

A digital weight loss intervention was implemented over a 12-month period in a primary care setting to see if provider counseling (usual care or intervention-specific)…

Innovators

  • Megan McVay, PhD
  • Dori Steinberg, PhD, RD
  • Sandy Askew, MPH
  • Gary G. Bennett, PhD

Improving Hypertension Management in Immigrant Communities via EHR-Based Intervention @ New York City Primary Care Practices

Project IMPACT (Implementing Million Hearts for Provider and Community Transformation) examines the effect of a multilevel EHR intervention on hypertension control among patients of New…

Innovators

  • Priscilla M. Lopez, MPH
  • Anna Divney, DrPH
  • Keith Goldfeld, DrPH
  • Jennifer Zanowiak, MA
  • Radhika Gore, PhD
  • Rashi Kumar, MUP
  • Phoebe Laughlin, MS
  • Ronald Sanchez, MPH
  • Susan Beane, MD
  • Chau Trinh-Shevrin, PhD
  • Lorna Thorpe, PhD, MPH
  • Nadia Islam, PhD

Improving Hypertension Management via Recheck and Medication Intensification @ Cleveland Clinic

This project at an academic medical center utilized a quality improvement program focused on medication intensification and serial measurement to improve hypertension management.

Innovators

  • Elizabeth R. Pfoh, PhD
  • Kathryn Martinez, PhD
  • Nirav Vakharia, MD
  • Michael B. Rothberg, MD, MPH

Increasing Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Rates via eConsults @ University of Virginia

A team at the University of Virginia utilized a retina-imaging device for screening coupled with workflows for ophthalmologists to remotely review and manage detected pathology…

Innovators

  • Kim Dowdell, MD
  • Samuel Collins, MSc
  • Kerry Cotter, MPH
  • Arjun Dirghangi, MD
  • Ira Helenius, MD, MPH

Improving Pediatric Nutrition Screening via EHR Tool for Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption Tracking @ Wake Forest University Health Sciences

This project at several academic medical center-affiliated pediatric primary care practices utilized an electronic health record screening tool for sugar-sweetened beverage and 100% fruit juice…

Innovators

  • Kristina H, Lewis, MD, MPH, SM
  • Joseph A. Skelton, MD, MS
  • Fang-Chi Hsu, PhD
  • Pascaline Ezouah, BS
  • Elsie M. Taveras, MD, MPH
  • Jason P. Block, MD

Improving Blood Pressure Control & Medication Adherence via Smartphone App @ Sites Nationwide

This project with participants recruited online across the nation utilizedĀ a smartphone app-based program to improve hypertension outcomes. The objective of this trial was to determine…

Innovators

  • Kyle Morawski, MD, MPH
  • Roya Ghazinouri, PT, DPT, MS
  • Alexis Krumme, MS
  • Julie C. Lauffenburger, PharmD, PhD
  • Zhigang Lu, MD
  • Erin Durfee, BS
  • Leslie Oley, MS
  • Jessica Lee, BA
  • Namita Mohta, MD
  • Nancy Haff, MD
  • Jessie L. Juusola, PhD
  • Niteesh K. Choudhry, MD, PhD

Improving Evidence-Based Statin Guideline Implementation via Practice Coaches & Risk Stratification @ North Carolina Independent Practices

This project at community-based primary care clinics utilized a health data registry identifying patients at higher risk of cardiovascular disease-related complications to improve statin therapy…

Innovators

  • Samuel Cykert, MD
  • Justin Trogdon, PhD
  • Darren DeWalt, MD, MPH
  • Michael Pignone, MD, MPH
  • Bryan Weiner, PhD

Improving Diabetes Care via Medical Assistants and Community Health Workers @ Northern California Community Health Centers

This project at a group of community health centers implemented a new medical assistant and community health worker-led diabetes care management program to study differential…

Innovators

  • Hector P. Rodriguez, MD, MPH
  • Mark W. Friedberg, MD
  • Arturo Vargas-Bustamante, PhD, MA, MPP
  • Xiao Chen, PhD
  • Ana E. Martinez, MPH
  • Dylan H. Roby, PhD