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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

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

Improving Chronic Heart Failure Care with Patient Reported Measures @ Fondazione Toscana Gabriele Monasterio (FGTM)

Between February 2018 and February 2019, a regional, Italian hospital launched a pilot project in which they recruited chronic heart failure patients to provide longitudinal…

Innovators

  • Francesca Pennucci

Implementation of an Actively Monitored Telenephrology Dashboard @ Iowa City Veterans Affairs Health Care System

Innovators at the Iowa City Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Care System sought to streamline the nephrology consult process and reduce the cost of travel for…

Innovators

  • Melissa L. Swee, MD, MME

Improving Lung Cancer Screening via Care Pathways @ Valley Medical Center

This program at an urban community hospital utilized a new lung cancer screening pathway to improve personalized preventive care. 

Innovators

  • Sahana Ingale, MBBS, MHPA
  • Kim Herner, MD
  • Travis Dalton, ARNP
  • Kirsten Warmington
  • Jean Borth, RN, CPHQ

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

Improving Nursing Home Care for Veterans via VetConnect Telehealth Subspecialty Care

The Vet Connect Project aims to increase access to specialty care through video conferencing for veterans living in long-term care facilities in Oklahoma and Colorado. 

Innovators

  • Anne Hale
  • Leah M. Haverhals, PhD
  • Chelsea Manheim, MSW
  • Cari Levy MD, PhD

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

Preventing Medical Student Burnout via The Healer’s Art ® @ Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine

The Healer’s Art Program is a national program offered by the Remen Institute for the Study of Health and Illness (RISHI) that enables medical students…

Innovators

  • Evangeline Andarsio, MD
  • Rachel Naomi Remen, MD
  • Dean Parmelee, MD
  • John Donnelly, MD
  • Bruce Binder, MD

Improving Chronic Opioid Management Safety via Care Pathways @ Valley Medical Center

This program at an urban community hospital utilized implementation of evidence-based opioid therapy best practices including EHR prompts and prescription drug monitoring database integration to…

Innovators

  • Sahana Ingale, MBBS, MHPA
  • Kim Herner, MD
  • Travis Dalton, ARNP
  • Jean Borth, RN, CPHQ
  • Sunny Chacko