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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

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

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

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

Innovators

  • Erika Pabo MD MBA

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

Driving Down Opioid Prescribing Via Nudging Behavior @ HealthPartners

Changing the default quantity for opioid medications in the electronic medical record was found to change prescribing habits and reduce overall quantity prescribed.

Innovators

  • Amber Larson, MHA
  • Kelly Logue

Adoption of Social Determinants of Health EHR Tools by Community Health Centers in the Pacific Northwest

This pilot study assessed the feasibility of implementing EHR tools for collecting, reviewing, and acting on patient-reported social determinants of health in three community health…

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

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