Our recipes are primers that will help you explore and implement care strategies to benefit your providers, patients, and practice. You can search for the available recipes by keywords, or browse using the filters below.

Improving Smoking Cessation via Decision Aid

This program at an urban safety net primary care clinic utilized motivational interviewing and a visual, easy-to-understand decision-making aid to promote smoking cessation.

Innovators

  • Sumit D. Agarwal, MD
  • Matthew Kerwin, MD
  • Jacob Meindertsma, MD
  • Andrew Wolf, MD

Improving Social Determinants of Health Assessments @ Boston Children’s Hospital Primary Care Network

This project with the Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children’s (PPOC) utilized a social  health needs assessment screening tool to improve primary care providers’ capacity to…

Innovators

  • Jane Bittner, MPH, CPH
  • Nicole Pelletier, MPH
  • Emily Trudell Correa, MPH, MS
  • Jonathan Hatoun, MD, MPH, MS
  • Sara Donahue, DrPH
  • Louis Vernacchio, MD, MSc

Improving Obesity Management via Health Coaching & Video Conferencing @ VA of New York

The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) conducted a pilot study of Goals for Eating and Moving (GEM), a primary-care-based weight management program utilizing volunteer student health…

Innovators

  • Clare Viglione, MPH
  • Dylaney Bouwman
  • Nadera Rahman
  • Yixin Fang
  • Jeannette M. Beasley, MPH, PhD
  • Scott Sherman, MD
  • Xavier Pi-Sunyer, MD, MPH
  • Judith Wylie-Rosett, Ed.D, RD
  • Craig Tenner, MD
  • Melanie Jay, MD, MS

Designing & Deploying Patient Self-Triage & Scheduler for COVID-19 @ UCSF

An academic medical center responded to the threat of COVID-19 by rapidly developing and deploying a patient-portal embedded self-triage and scheduler for primary care patients.

Innovators

  • Timothy Judson, MD, MPH
  • Anobel Y. Odisho, MD, MPH
  • Aaron B. Neinstein, MD
  • Jessica Chao, MBA, PharmD
  • Aimee Williams, MPH
  • Christopher Miller
  • Tim Moriarty, MBA, MA
  • Nathaniel Gleason, MD
  • Gina Intinarelli, RN, MS, PhD
  • Ralph Gonzales, MD, MSPH

Building Community Linkages to Address SDOH via eConsults @ Public Health System Los Angeles County Department of Health

This project utilized analysis of eConsults from a metropolitan county-level public services agency and its affiliated health centers to a community-based health and social services…

Innovators

  • Tony Kuo, MD, MSHS
  • Noel Barragan, MPH, MBA
  • Amelia DeFosset, MPH
  • Janina Morrison, MD, MPH

Medical Scribes in Primary Care at Brigham & Women’s Hospital – South Huntington

A 6-month pilot of medical scribes as documentation partners in primary care

Innovators

  • Erika Pabo MD MBA

Increasing Engagement with Preventive Care via myHealthFinder @ CVS Minute Clinics

CVS health sought improve preventive service uptake by consumers of CVS MinuteClinic by implementing the myHealthFinder digital interactive tool.

Innovators

  • John Barron
  • Andrew Sussman, M.D
  • William Shrank, M.D
  • Linda Harris, PhD
  • Jennifer Polinski, PhD, MPH

Improving Colonoscopy Prep & No-Show Rates via Medumo’s Text Message Reminder System @ Brigham & Women’s Hospital

A multidisciplinary team at the BWH Endoscopy Center used Medumo’s text message reminder system to provide patients with a digital colonoscopy prep guide in advance…

Innovators

  • Karl Laskowski, MD MBA
  • Jennifer Nayor, MD

Improving Colonoscopy Prep & No-Show Rates via Medumo’s Text Message Reminder System @ Brigham & Women’s Hospital

A multidisciplinary team at the BWH Endoscopy Center used Medumo’s text message reminder system to provide patients with a digital colonoscopy prep guide in advance…

Innovators

  • Karl Laskowski, MD MBA
  • Jennifer Nayor, MD

Opioid Management via Group Visits @ Boston Medical Center

Group visits combining behavioral health therapy and pharmacologic support for patients with substance/opioid use disorder with an emphasis on community support and accountability.

Innovators

  • Shari Zakim-Yacouby LICSW
  • Tu-Mai Tran MD
  • Marielle Baldwin MD MPH
  • Huong Tran MD
  • Beth Marx MSW, LICSW
  • Krystyna Roszczenko, Team Coordinator