May 16, 2006 | Journal Article
Health Records/Electronic Health Records
May 28, 2009 | Program Results Report
The Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists provided guidance to help public health practitioners understand how privacy laws at the federal, state and local level, affect the performance of essential public health activities.
May 19, 2009 | Issue Brief
The second issue of LegalNotes addresses the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.
June 1, 2009 | Journal Article
Patients and health professionals agree that using technology to enhance self-care will allow physicians more time for the chronically ill. This study analyzed a series of focus groups that generated ideas from a diverse population of health care consumers and medical professionals.
June 25, 2009 | Report
This report highlights case studies from several communities and their successes with using EMRs for performance measurement and quality improvement.
Bolstering Electronic Health Records at Four Community Health Centers in Chicago with Race, Ethnicity and Language Data
July 1, 2009 | Program Results Report
The Health Research and Educational Trust collected and integrated information on patients' race/ethnicity, primary language and socioeconomic status into an electronic health record system, and linked that information with clinical performance measures.
August 1, 2009 | Evaluation
A new report evaluating the program shows that despite widespread support for the goals of the program, Mountain Health Choices has yet to realize its potential.
August 3, 2009 | Program Results Report
Focus groups of consumers, caregivers and health providers assessed attitudes toward electronic personal health records and other electronic health information technologies.
November 10, 2009 | Program Results Report
Can the emerging technology of reality mining - which involves inferring human relationships and behavior by measuring physical and social activity - be used to improve public health and medicine?
Harvard Professor and Physician Finds Currently Available Electronic Medical Records Systems Inadequate, in Need of Revamping
January 31, 2008 | Program Results Report
In 2005-06, Gordon T. Moore, MD, MPH, a professor and physician at Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, conducted a study of electronic medical records.