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Using Telehealth for Intensive Outpatient Group-based Psychotherapy During COVID-19 @ Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital

 In March 2020, a team at Yale New Haven Psychiatric Hospital converted intensive outpatient psychotherapy to a telehealth system by adopting technology to effectively serve…

Innovators

  • Amber W. Childs, PhD

Implementation of Video Visits During COVID-19 @ Weill Cornell Internal Medicine (NYC)

At the height of the COVID-19 pandemic in New York City, researchers at Weill Cornell Internal Medicine Associates (WCIMA) implemented and retrospectively evaluated a video…

Innovators

  • Sanjai Sinha, MD

Improving EHR Efficiency with a Team-based Intervention @ University of Colorado Health

Between January 16, 2016 – July 21, 2017, a multidisciplinary process improvement team used Sprints to enhance EHR performance for clinicians at six UC Health…

Innovators

  • Amber Sieja, MD
  • Katie Markley, MD
  • Jonathan Pell, MD
  • Christine Gonzalez, CSM
  • Brian Redig, MBA
  • Patrick Kneeland, MD
  • Chen-Tan Lin, MD

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