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Addiction Care Team (ACT) in an Inpatient Setting @ San Francisco General Hospital

In September 2017, San Francisco General Hospital launched an Addiction Care Team (ACT) program which consisted of an interprofessional inpatient addiction care team embedded in…

Innovators

  • Marlene Martin, MD

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

Decision Support Tool for Reproductive Health @ the VA Puget Sound Health Care System

From April to August 2018, a novel web-based decision support tool called MyPath was developed and given to veteran women at two women’s health primary…

Innovators

  • Lisa S. Callegari MD, MPH

On-site Neuropsychology in Primary Care @ a Northeast VA Medical Center

 In 2019, a northeast VA Medical Center’s primary care team implemented on-site neuropsychology services to screen patients and coordinate the continuation of behavioral health care.

Innovators

  • Colleen E. Jackson, PhD

Improving the Blood Pressure Measurement Process @ University of Michigan Affiliated Clinic

Between March 2017 and March 2018, a multidisciplinary team of health care professionals at the Michigan Medicine Metabolism, Endocrinology, and Diabetes clinic sought to improve…

Innovators

  • Jennifer J. Iyengar, 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

Leveraging Information Technology to Coordinate COVID-19 Testing @ National Institutes of Health Clinical Center

In May 2020, the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (NIH CC) leveraged existing information technology and implemented an electronic health record (EHR) pathway to…

Innovators

  • Jon W. McKeeby, DSc

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

Increasing Pneumonia Vaccination @ the University of Kansas Medical Center

The University of Kansas Medical Center identified higher pneumonia vaccination rates among patients age 65 and older in attending physician clinics as compared to resident…

Innovators

  • Sheila M. McGreevy, MD