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Introducing a Frailty Measurement to a Cardiology Clinic @ VA Boston Healthcare System

 In January 2015, an outpatient preventive cardiology clinic at VA Boston began a quality improvement program that measured the gait speed in meters per second…

Innovators

  • Ariela R. Orkaby, MD, MPH

Quality Performance Report Cards for HIV Screening @ Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center

From March 2018 to March 2019, a team at the Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center (KPOAK) recruited 20 primary care physicians (PCPs) in the Department…

Innovators

  • Mitchell N. Luu, MD

Inpatient Breast Cancer Screening Program for Medicaid/Medicare Insured Patients @ Large, Urban Academic Medical Center

Between March 2019 and March 2020, a large, urban academic center conducted a feasibility study on an inpatient breast cancer screening program for patients insured…

Innovators

  • Andrew S. Hwang, MD, MPH

An Artificial Intelligence Approach to COVID-19 Risk Assessment @ Medical University of South Carolina

In 2020, a team at Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) Health system analyzed clinical notes about symptoms taken during patient screening for COVID-19 and…

Innovators

  • Jihad S. Obeid, MD

Community-Based Resource Referrals for Cardiovascular Disease Self-Management @ Midwestern Primary Care Clinics

 Primary care clinics (PCC), particularly in underserved areas, play a key role in connecting patients to community-based wellness resources, such as programs to prevent and…

Innovators

  • Emily Abramsohn, MPH

Electronic Medical Record–Based Referrals for Food-Insecure Patients @ Hennepin County Medical Center

From January 1, 2015, to December 31, 2017, Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) integrated a referral system into its electronic medical record to connect food…

Innovators

  • Kurt Hager, MS

Implementation of a Population-Health Mapping Tool @ Lehigh Valley Federally Qualified Health Center

The Neighborhood Health Centers of the Lehigh Valley Federally Qualified Health Center in Allentown, PA implemented an innovative population-health mapping tool to gain a better…

Innovators

  • Autumn M. Kieber-Emmons, MD, MPH

Community-based COVID-19 Test-to-Care Model @ University of California San Francisco

This Test-to-Care Model (T2C) was developed and evaluated by a research team from the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) in conjunction with local community…

Innovators

  • Andrew Kerkhoff, MD, PhD

Value-Based Primary Care during COVID-19 @ Oak Street Health

Oak Street Health, a network of 56 value-based primary care centers serving nearly 80,000 adults on Medicare, developed a remote care program allowing them to…

Innovators

  • Griffin Myers, MD, MBA, FACEP
  • Geoffrey Price, MBA
  • Mike Pykosz, JD

COVID-19 Screening with an Electronic Health Record Template @ Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care

This local electronic health record (EHR) note template was launched by Veterans Affairs (VA) Puget Sound Health Care on March 5, 2020 to integrate COVID-19…

Innovators

  • Stefanie A. Deeds, MD