Funding Pulse – December

The University's new interdisciplinary research funding opportunity, MCubed, awarded a grant to the School of Information and School of Public Health's Julia Adler-Milstein, to analyze  longitudinal outcomes in hospitals that employ electronic health records. Read more about the project here. ~~ The Patient Centered Outcomes Research  Institute has recently announced funding to support research that … Continue reading Funding Pulse – December

Medication Safety and Medical Resident Supervision

The February issue of AHRQ Web M&M features a Spotlight Case on e-prescribing when a error was noted and cancelled in teh patient record, but not in the pharmacy. Commentary is provided by Elisa Ashton, PharmD., an assistant clinical professor at the University of California, San Francisco. Perspectives on Safety features an interview with Lawrence Smith, … Continue reading Medication Safety and Medical Resident Supervision

MedlinePlus Connect–Link Patient Portals & EHRs to Patients & Their Families

Do you need information for your patients at the point of care?  A new, free service of the National Library of Medicine, NIH, and DHHS, MedlinePlus Connect lets you link patient records to the reliable health information written in language that your patients can understand.  It's available as a Web application or a Web service. … Continue reading MedlinePlus Connect–Link Patient Portals & EHRs to Patients & Their Families