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Increasing Awareness of Radiology Utilization @ Duke Primary Care

 In 2019, Duke Primary Care implemented a dashboard module on radiology ordering in order to standardize primary care providers’ practices and increase awareness of overutilization.

Innovators

  • David J. Halpern, MD, MPH

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

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

Community Partners Improving Access to Buprenorphine @ University of Illinois Mile Square Health Center

 In March 2020, a team at University of Illinois Mile Square Health Center partnered with the Night Ministry, a social services program, to provide improved…

Innovators

  • Paul A. Leo, 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

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