Data Reporting & Management News

CHOP's Dr. Alexander Fiks Presents Use of Clinical Decision Support to Improve Medication Management

CHOP's Dr. Alexander Fiks presents "Use of Clinical Decision Support to Improve Medication Management."

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Clinical Decision Support Tool Improves Preemie RSV Vaccine Administration

The Guidelines Into Decision Support (GLIDES) is one of two projects funded by Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to demonstrate best practices for developing localized CDS tools from evidence-based care guidelines. This video tells the story of how a team at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia used GLIDES tools to create a CDS module that improved the administration of the RSV vaccine for children who were born prematurely. See the video.

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CBMi Informatics Fellow Levon Utijian Contributes to AAP Article

CBMi's Clinical Informatics fellow Levon Utijian contributed to the article "Clinical Informatics: Bridging the Gap Between Physician and Information Technology" in the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Anesthesia and Pain Medicine Fall Newsletter.

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Survey of Informatics Approaches to Whole-exome and Whole-genome Clinical Reporting in the EHR

Genome-scale clinical sequencing is being adopted more broadly in medical practice. The National Institutes of Health developed the Clinical Sequencing Exploratory Research (CSER) program to guide implementation and dissemination of best practices for the integration of sequencing into clinical care. CBMi staff contributed to this article published online in Genetics in Medicine September 26, 2013.

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Effectiveness of Decision Support for Families, Clinicians, or Both on HPV Vaccine Receipt.

Despite proven health benefits, human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination rates are among the lowest of all routine immunizations. No previous large-scale trial has compared the benefit of automated decision support directed at clinicians, families, or both in any context.


CBMi's Stacey Wrazien Wins REDCap 'Interesting Use Case' for Second Year in a Row

CBMi's Stacey Wrazien was selected as one of three winners for "Interesting Use Case' at REDCap Day 2013. Her presentation "The Data Almanac" a web application that allows users to create, collect, and track standards associated with electronic case report forms.