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Improving Diabetes Management via Pharmacist Telephone Intervention @ Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey

This program was implemented across a large payor network utilized predictive modeling to tailor insulin therapy adherence interventions in order to improve diabetes management.  Three…

Innovators

  • Julie C. Lauffenburger, PharmD, PhD
  • Jennifer Lewey, MD, MPH
  • Saira Jan, MS, PharmD
  • Sagar Makanji, PharmD
  • Christina A. Ferro, PharmD
  • Alexis A. Krumme, MS, ScD
  • Jessica Lee, BA
  • Roya Ghazinouri, PT, DPT, MS
  • Nancy Haff, MD
  • Niteesh K. Choudhry, MD, PhD

A Home-Based Palliative Care Program via Virtual Visits @ ProHEALTH Care ACO

ProHEALTH Care, a New York-based ACO, developed a program for high-need patients that employs home nursing visits, telehealth appointments with palliative care physicians, and other…

Innovators

  • Dana Lustbader, MD
  • Mitchell Mudra, MBA
  • Carole Romano
  • Ed Lukoski
  • Andy Chang
  • James Mittelberger
  • Terry Scherr

Improving Pediatric Nutrition Screening via EHR Tool for Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Consumption Tracking @ Wake Forest University Health Sciences

This project at several academic medical center-affiliated pediatric primary care practices utilized an electronic health record screening tool for sugar-sweetened beverage and 100% fruit juice…

Innovators

  • Kristina H, Lewis, MD, MPH, SM
  • Joseph A. Skelton, MD, MS
  • Fang-Chi Hsu, PhD
  • Pascaline Ezouah, BS
  • Elsie M. Taveras, MD, MPH
  • Jason P. Block, MD

Improving Diabetes Care via Medical Assistants and Community Health Workers @ Northern California Community Health Centers

This project at a group of community health centers implemented a new medical assistant and community health worker-led diabetes care management program to study differential…

Innovators

  • Hector P. Rodriguez, MD, MPH
  • Mark W. Friedberg, MD
  • Arturo Vargas-Bustamante, PhD, MA, MPP
  • Xiao Chen, PhD
  • Ana E. Martinez, MPH
  • Dylan H. Roby, PhD

Improving Antibiotic Stewardship via Nurse Phone Triage @ Stanford Health Care

A multidisciplinary team at Stanford Health Care created a nurse telephone triage protocol to improve guideline-concordant prescription of appropriate antibiotics for uncomplicated cystitis to help…

Innovators

  • Lori Guelman, FNP
  • Kelly Sanderson, FNP
  • Marcie Levine, MD
  • Mark Ramirez

Increasing Rates of School Hearing Screening via Telemedicine @ Rural Public Health System in Alaska

This project aimed to improve timely identification and treatment of childhood hearing loss by implementing a mobile health (mHealth) hearing screen followed by expedited telemedicine…

Innovators

  • Philip Hofstetter
  • Joseph J Gallo, MD, MPH
  • Alain Labrique, MHS, PhD
  • Nae-Yuh Wang, MS, PhD
  • Samantha Kleindienst Robler, AuD, PhD
  • Susan D Emmett, MD, MPH

Remote Glucose Monitoring via Computerized Insulin Dosing @ Venice Clinic

A safety net clinic implemented a remote glucose monitoring intervention via computerized algorithms for insulin dose adjustments in order to to help clinicians make dosing…

Innovators

  • S. Joshua Davidson
  • Mayer B. Davidson, M.D.

Improving Dermatology Appointment Access via Telemedicine @ Massachusetts Community Health Centers

A collaborative of seven Massachusetts community health centers (CHCs) implemented a remote dermatology consult system in order to triage in-person referrals more effectively, improve in-person…

Innovators

  • Ranjani K. Paradise, PhD
  • Toni McGuire, RN, MPH
  • Carla Bettano

Improving In-Hospital Communication via Smartphones @ University of Maryland

The University of Maryland school of medicine aimed to improve inefficiencies of clinical workflows through implementation of a mobile telephone communication system in a NICU.…

Innovators

  • Dina El Metwally
  • Samuel Gurmu, MD
  • Ahad Azeem
  • Colleen A. Hughes Driscoll, MD

Intensive Primary Care via Patient Aligned Care Teams (PACT) Intensive Management @ the Veteran’s Health Administration

The VA currently offers primary care through patient-centered medical homes, or Patient Aligned Care Teams (PACT) for all enrolled Veterans. Selected demonstration sites augmented the…

Innovators

  • Evelyn Chang, MD, MSHS
  • Lisa Rubenstein, MD, MSPH