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Improving In-Hospital Communication via Smartphones @ University of Maryland

The University of Maryland school of medicine aimed to improve inefficiencies of clinical workflows through implementation of a mobile telephone communication system in a NICU.…

Innovators

  • Dina El Metwally
  • Samuel Gurmu, MD
  • Ahad Azeem
  • Colleen A. Hughes Driscoll, MD

Individualized Care Delivery in Primary Care via Integrated Practice Units (IPUs) @ Cambridge Health Alliance Union Square Family Health Center

This intervention sought to adopt integrated practice units (IPUs) into a primary care practice using ‘pod’-based patient care with a multidisciplinary team, disease-oriented patient registries,…

Innovators

  • Nina Jain, MD, MBA, MSc
  • Toyin Okanlawon, MD, MPH
  • Kirsten Meisinger, MD, MHCDS
  • Thomas Feeley, MD

Nurse Practitioner-Physician Primary Care Teams via “NP Anchor” @ Boston Medical Center

NP-MD primary care teams were created to address clinician burnout and increase patient access in an urban safety-net hospital.

Innovators

  • Joanna D’Afflitti, MD, MPH
  • Melissa Jacobs, NP-C, MSN

Direct Scheduling in Primary Care @ Massachusetts General Hospital

Direct scheduling in primary care is a tool that allows patients to book their own appointments online.

Innovators

  • Craig Cochran
  • Sandra Santos

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

Alleviating Food Insecurity via “Feed1st” Food Pantries @ The University of Chicago

Feed1st is a research and service program designed to alleviate food insecurity among patients

Innovators

  • Stacy Tessler Lindau, MD, MAPP
  • Megan DePumpo, AM

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

Opioid Management via Multidisciplinary Committee @ UCSF

A multidisciplinary committee for improving controlled substances prescribing

Innovators

  • Irina (Era) Kryzhanovskaya, MD
  • Scott Steiger, MD

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

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

Innovators

  • Erika Pabo MD MBA