Changes in performance after implementation of a multifaceted electronic-health-record-based quality improvement system.

@article{Persell2011ChangesIP,
  title={Changes in performance after implementation of a multifaceted electronic-health-record-based quality improvement system.},
  author={Stephen D. Persell and Darren Kaiser and Nancy C. Dolan and Beth Andrews and Sue Levi and Janardan D. Khandekar and Thomas E Gavagan and Jason A. Thompson and Elisha M. Friesema and David W. Baker},
  journal={Medical care},
  year={2011},
  volume={49 2},
  pages={117-25}
}
BACKGROUND Electronic health record (EHR) systems have the potential to revolutionize quality improvement (QI) methods by enhancing quality measurement and integrating multiple proven QI strategies. OBJECTIVES To implement and evaluate a multifaceted QI intervention using EHR tools to improve quality measurement (including capture of contraindications and patient refusals), make point-of-care reminders more accurate, and provide more valid and responsive clinician feedback (including lists of… CONTINUE READING