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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 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

Creating Value for Communities by Investing in Housing @ LA County Department of Health

In 2012, LA County Department of Health Services addressed homelessness and associated poor health outcomes via a multi-pronged, comprehensive housing program called Housing for Health…

Innovators

  • Reshma Gupta, MD, MSHPM
  • Mark Ghaly, MD, MPH
  • Cheri Todoroff
  • Soma Wali, MD

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

Emergency Department Telemedicine Screening @ Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins evaluated whether triage screening of patients in the emergency department (ED) could be safely and efficiently performed using telescreening rather than in-person screening.

Innovators

  • Nicholas James Rademacher, MD
  • Gai Cole, MHA, MBA, DrPH
  • Kevin J Psoter, MPA, PhD
  • Gabor Kelen, MD
  • Jamie Wei Zhi Fan, MHA
  • Dennis Gordon
  • Junaid Razzak, MD, PhD, FACEP

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

Improving Opioid Management via Virtual Primary Care @ Rural VA Clinics

This project utilized virtual care to reduce inappropriate patient opioid use and increase patient safety around opioid use within a network of rural Veterans Affairs…

Innovators

  • Anna Abramson, MD
  • Henry Crevensten, MD

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 Antibiotic Stewardship via Nurse Phone Triage @ Stanford Health Care

A multidisciplinary team at Stanford Health Care created a nurse telephone triage protocol to improve guideline-concordant prescription of appropriate antibiotics for uncomplicated cystitis to help…

Innovators

  • Lori Guelman, FNP
  • Kelly Sanderson, FNP
  • Marcie Levine, MD
  • Mark Ramirez

Team-Based Care @ Bellin Health

The care team at Bellin Health Center holds weekly interdisciplinary meetings for discussion of high-risk patients in order to alleviate health worker burnout and to…

Innovators

  • James Jerzak, MD
  • Kathy Kerscher