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eGEMs, a publication of the EDM Forum, is an open access journal focused on using electronic health data to advance research and quality improvement, with the overall goal of improving patient and community outcomes.


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Recent Publications

Governance

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Leveraging Health Information Exchange to Improve Population Health Reporting Processes: Lessons in Using a Collaborative-Participatory Design Process
Debra Revere, Brian E. Dixon, Rebecca Hills, Jennifer L. Williams, and Shaun J. Grannis
Oct 2014, Vol. 2, Iss. 3

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Accelerating Regulatory Progress in Multi-Institutional Research
Andrea R. Paolino, Sherry L. Lauf, Lisa E. Pieper, Jared Rowe, Ileana M. Vargas, Melissa A. Goff, Matthew F. Daley, Leah Tuzzio, and John F. Steiner
Jul 2014, Vol. 2, Iss. 1

Informatics

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Improve Synergy Between Health Information Exchange and Electronic Health Records to Increase Rates of Continuously Insured Patients
Rachel Gold, Tim Burdick, Heather Angier, Lorraine Wallace, Christine Nelson, Sonja Likumahuwa-Ackman, Aleksandra Sumic, and Jennifer E. DeVoe
Aug 2015, Vol. 3, Iss. 1

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Improving Clinical Workflow in Ambulatory Care: Implemented Recommendations in an Innovation Prototype for the Veteran’s Health Administration
Emily S. Patterson, Svetlana Z. Lowry, Mala Ramaiah, Michael C. Gibbons, David Brick, Robert Calco, Greg Matton, Anne Miller, Ellen Makar, and Jorge A. Ferrer
Jul 2015, Vol. 3, Iss. 2

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A Framework for Usable and Effective Clinical Decision Support: Experience from the iCPR Randomized Clinical Trial
Joseph Kannry, Lauren McCullagh, Andre Kushniruk, Devin Mann, Daniel Edonyabo, and Thomas McGinn
Jul 2015, Vol. 3, Iss. 2

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TeenBP: Development and Piloting of an EHR-linked Clinical Decision Support System to Improve Recognition of Hypertension in Adolescents
Elyse O. Kharbanda MD, MPH; James D. Nordin MD, MPH; Alan R. Sinaiko MD; Heidi L. Ekstrom MA; Jerry M. Stultz MD; Nancy E. Sherwood PhD; Patricia L. Fontaine MD; Steve E. Asche MA; Steven P. Dehmer PhD; Jerry H. Amundson BS; Deepika X. Appana BS; Anna R. Bergdall MPH; Marcia G. Hayes MPH; and Patrick J. O'Connor MD, MPH, MA
Jul 2015, Vol. 3, Iss. 2

Learning Health System

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A Digital Architecture for a Network-Based Learning Health System – Integrating Chronic Care Management, Quality Improvement, and Research
Keith Marsolo; Peter A. Margolis; Christopher B. Forrest MD, PhD; Richard B. Colletti; and John J. Hutton
Aug 2015, Vol. 3, Iss. 1

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Augmenting Predictive Modeling Tools with Clinical Insights for Care Coordination Program Design and Implementation
Tracy L. Johnson, Daniel Brewer, Raymond Estacio, Tara Vlasimsky, Michael J. Durfee, Kathy R. Thompson, Rachel M. Everhart, Deborath J. Rinehart, and Holly Batal
Jul 2015, Vol. 3, Iss. 1

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Teaching Evidence Assimilation for Collaborative Health Care (TEACH) 2009-2014: Building Evidence-Based Capacity Within Health Care Provider Organizations
Peter C. Wyer MD; Craig A. Umscheid MD, MSCE; Stewart Wright MD, MEd; Suzana A. Silva MD, PhD; and Eddy Lang MD
Jul 2015, Vol. 3, Iss. 2

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Assessing the Potential Adoption and Usefulness of Concurrent, Action-Oriented, Electronic Adverse Drug Event Triggers Designed for the Outpatient Setting
Hillary J. Mull, Amy K. Rosen, Stephanie L. Shimada, Peter E. Rivard, Brian Nordberg, Brenna Long, Jennifer M. Hoffman, Molly Leecaster, Lucy A. Savitz, Christopher W. Shanahan, Amy Helwig, and Jonathan R. Nebeker
Apr 2015, Vol. 3, Iss. 1

Methods

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Applied Use of Composite Quality Measures for EHR-enabled Practices
Aurora O. Amoah, Sam Amirfar, Sheryl L. Silfen, Jesse Singer, and Jason J. Wang
Jul 2015, Vol. 3, Iss. 1

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The Challenges of Data Quality Evaluation in a Joint Data Warehouse
Charles J. Bae MD, Sandra Griffith PhD, Youran Fan PhD, Cheryl Dunphy RN, Nicolas Thompson MS, John Urchek, Alandra Parchman MHA, and Irene L. Katzan MD MS
May 2015, Vol. 3, Iss. 1

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Development of an Algorithm to Classify Colonoscopy Indication from Coded Health Care Data
Kenneth F. Adams, Eric A. Johnson, Jessica Chubak, Aruna Kamineni, Chyke A. Doubeni, Diana S.M. Buist, Andrew E. Williams, Sheila Weinmann, V. Paul Doria-Rose, and Carolyn M. Rutter
May 2015, Vol. 3, Iss. 1

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Development and Applications of an Outcomes Assessment Framework for Care Management Programs in Learning Health Systems
Lin Wang, Kara Kuntz-Melcavage, Christopher Forrest, Yanyan Lu, Leslie Piet, Kathy Evans, Maria Uriyo Uriyo, Melissa Sherry, Regina Richardson, Michelle Hawkins, and Donna Neale
Apr 2015, Vol. 3, Iss. 1