Jessica S Ancker

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Design features of graphs in health risk communication: a systematic review
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 622 W 168th Street, Vanderbilt Clinic 5th Floor, New York, NY 10034, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:608-18. 2006
  2. pmc Rethinking health numeracy: a multidisciplinary literature review
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt Clinic Room 534, 622 W 168th Street, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:713-21. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of conflict of interest policies at peer-reviewed journals in different scientific disciplines
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, 622 W 168th Street, Vanderbilt Clinic 5th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sci Eng Ethics 13:147-57. 2007
  4. pmc Peer-to-peer communication, cancer prevention, and the internet
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, 622 West 168th St, VC5, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Health Commun 14:38-46. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Interactive graphics for expressing health risks: development and qualitative evaluation
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Health Commun 14:461-75. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Effect of arrangement of stick figures on estimates of proportion in risk graphics
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Med Decis Making 31:143-50. 2011
  7. pmc Sociotechnical challenges to developing technologies for patient access to health information exchange data
    Jessica S Ancker
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Center for Healthcare Informatics and Policy, New York, New York, USA Health Information Technology Evaluation Collaborative HITEC, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:664-70. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Effects of game-like interactive graphics on risk perceptions and decisions
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, USA
    Med Decis Making 31:130-42. 2011
  9. pmc GetHealthyHarlem.org: developing a web platform for health promotion and wellness driven by and for the Harlem community
    Sharib A Khan
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2009:317-21. 2009
  10. pmc The Triangle Model for evaluating the effect of health information technology on healthcare quality and safety
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:61-5. 2012

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. pmc Design features of graphs in health risk communication: a systematic review
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 622 W 168th Street, Vanderbilt Clinic 5th Floor, New York, NY 10034, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:608-18. 2006
    ..Potentially useful directions for continuing research include interactions with educational level and numeracy and successful ways to communicate uncertainty about risk...
  2. pmc Rethinking health numeracy: a multidisciplinary literature review
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt Clinic Room 534, 622 W 168th Street, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:713-21. 2007
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  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of conflict of interest policies at peer-reviewed journals in different scientific disciplines
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, 622 W 168th Street, Vanderbilt Clinic 5th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Sci Eng Ethics 13:147-57. 2007
    ....
  4. pmc Peer-to-peer communication, cancer prevention, and the internet
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, 622 West 168th St, VC5, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Health Commun 14:38-46. 2009
    ..It also will be important to examine spontaneously emerging peer communication efforts to see how they can be integrated with theory-based efforts initiated by researchers...
  5. ncbi request reprint Interactive graphics for expressing health risks: development and qualitative evaluation
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Health Commun 14:461-75. 2009
    ..Quantitative studies are planned to assess the effect on perceived risks and estimated risk magnitudes...
  6. doi request reprint Effect of arrangement of stick figures on estimates of proportion in risk graphics
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Med Decis Making 31:143-50. 2011
    ..Perception of these graphics may be affected by whether the affected stick figures are scattered randomly throughout the group or arranged in a block...
  7. pmc Sociotechnical challenges to developing technologies for patient access to health information exchange data
    Jessica S Ancker
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Center for Healthcare Informatics and Policy, New York, New York, USA Health Information Technology Evaluation Collaborative HITEC, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 21:664-70. 2014
    ..We studied three HIE organizations as they developed portals to give consumers access to HIE data previously exchanged only among healthcare organizations...
  8. doi request reprint Effects of game-like interactive graphics on risk perceptions and decisions
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, USA
    Med Decis Making 31:130-42. 2011
    ..Many patients have difficulty interpreting risks described in statistical terms as percentages. Computer game technology offers the opportunity to experience how often an event occurs, rather than simply read about its frequency...
  9. pmc GetHealthyHarlem.org: developing a web platform for health promotion and wellness driven by and for the Harlem community
    Sharib A Khan
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2009:317-21. 2009
    ..In ongoing research studies, we are using the website to explore how the PAR model can be applied to the development of a community health website...
  10. pmc The Triangle Model for evaluating the effect of health information technology on healthcare quality and safety
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:61-5. 2012
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  11. pmc Push and pull: physician usage of and satisfaction with health information exchange
    Thomas R Campion
    Center for Healthcare Informatics and Policy, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2012:77-84. 2012
    ..Findings have implications for HIE implementation and policy...
  12. pmc Consumer experience with and attitudes toward health information technology: a nationwide survey
    Jessica S Ancker
    Center for Healthcare Informatics and Policy, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10065, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:152-6. 2013
    ..Consumers whose physicians use EHR were more likely to believe that EHR and HIE will improve healthcare when compared to others. However, experience with a physician using an EHR had no relationship with privacy concerns...
  13. pmc Developing an online and in-person HIT workforce training program using a team-based learning approach
    Frances Morrison
    Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2011:63-71. 2011
    ..Lessons learned from the development of this program are likely to have widespread applicability as training programs in the field become more prevalent...
  14. pmc Rapid growth in use of personal health records in New York, 2012-2013
    Jessica S Ancker
    Center for Healthcare Informatics and Policy, Weill Cornell Medical College, 425 E 61st St, Suite 301, New York, NY, 10065, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:850-4. 2014
    ..As a result, the federal electronic health record (EHR) incentive program requires providers to offer electronic data sharing with patients via personal health records (PHRs) or other technologies...
  15. ncbi request reprint Promoting generic medication prescribing by order interface redesign: small change, large impact
    Sameer Malhotra
    Weill Medical College, Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 180:1194-6. 2012
    ..We conducted a before-after retrospective study around the time of the redesign and witnessed a net 36.9% percentage increase in the number of generic medications prescribed...
  16. doi request reprint Consumer perceptions of electronic health information exchange
    Jessica S Ancker
    Department of Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:76-80. 2012
    ..Public support will be critical to the success and long-term sustainability of electronic health information exchange (HIE) initiatives currently promoted by federal policy...
  17. pmc A new adaptive testing algorithm for shortening health literacy assessments
    Sasikiran Kandula
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:52. 2011
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  18. pmc Root causes underlying challenges to secondary use of data
    Jessica S Ancker
    Division of Quality and Medical Informatics, Departments of Pediatrics and Public Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2011:57-62. 2011
    ..We conclude that secondary use of operational data requires an in-depth understanding of the primary workflow processes that produced the data, as these processes lead to data integrity issues...
  19. pmc Evaluating health information technology in community-based settings: lessons learned
    Lisa M Kern
    Department of Public Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York 10065, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:749-53. 2011
    ..These lessons represent practical recommendations for researchers interested in pursuing similar collaborations...
  20. ncbi request reprint Redesigning electronic health record systems to support public health
    Rita Kukafka
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 622 W 168th Street, Vanderbilt Clinic VC5, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Biomed Inform 40:398-409. 2007
    ..We also argue that redesigning EHR systems to support public health offers benefits not only to the public health system but also to consumers, health-care institutions, and individual providers...