Brian E Dixon

Summary

Affiliation: Indiana University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Implications for informatics given expanding access to care for Veterans and other populations
    Brian E Dixon
    Center for Health Information and Communication, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Health Services Research and Development Service CIN 13 416, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center Richard M Fairbanks School of Public Health Indiana University Center for Biomedical Informatics, Regenstrief Institute
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 22:917-20. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Learning From the Crowd in Terminology Mapping: The LOINC Experience
    Brian E Dixon
    Richard M Fairbanks School of Public Health at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Regenstrief Institute, Inc, and Center for Health Information and Communication, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Health Services Research and Development Service, Indianapolis, IN
    Lab Med 46:168-74. 2015
  3. pmc The long road to semantic interoperability in support of public health: experiences from two states
    Brian E Dixon
    Department of BioHealth Informatics, Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing, Indianapolis, IN, USA Center for Biomedical Informatics, Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, IN, USA Center for Health Information and Communication, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Health Services Research and Development Service CIN 13 416, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, 410 W 10th St, Suite 2000, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA Electronic address
    J Biomed Inform 49:3-8. 2014
  4. pmc Towards public health decision support: a systematic review of bidirectional communication approaches
    Brian E Dixon
    School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:577-83. 2013
  5. pmc An evaluation of the rates of repeat notifiable disease reporting and patient crossover using a health information exchange-based automated electronic laboratory reporting system
    Judy Gichoya
    Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2012:1229-36. 2012
  6. pmc Impact of selective mapping strategies on automated laboratory result notification to public health authorities
    Roland E Gamache
    Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2012:228-36. 2012
  7. pmc Variation in information needs and quality: implications for public health surveillance and biomedical informatics
    Brian E Dixon
    Department of BioHealth Informatics, Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN Center for Biomedical Informatics, Regenstrief Institute, Indianapolis, IN Center for Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Health Services Research and Development Service, Indianapolis, IN
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2013:670-9. 2013
  8. pmc Electronic health information quality challenges and interventions to improve public health surveillance data and practice
    Brian E Dixon
    Indiana University, School of Informatics and Computing, Indianapolis, IN Regenstrief Institute, Indianapolis, IN Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Health Services Research and Development Service, Center of Excellence on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Indianapolis, IN
    Public Health Rep 128:546-53. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Learning from the crowd while mapping to LOINC
    Daniel J Vreeman
    Associate research professor, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN Research Scientist, Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 22:1205-11. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Characterizing Informatics Roles and Needs of Public Health Workers: Results From the Public Health Workforce Interests and Needs Survey
    Brian E Dixon
    Indiana University Fairbanks School of Public Health, Indianapolis Dr Dixon and Mr McFarlane Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, Indiana Drs Dixon and Grannis Center for Health Information and Communication, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Health Services Research and Development Service CIN 13 416, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana Dr Dixon Marion County Public Health Department, Health and Hospital Corporation of Marion County, Indianapolis, Indiana Ms Dearth and Dr Gibson and Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis Dr Grannis
    J Public Health Manag Pract 21:S130-40. 2015

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Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Implications for informatics given expanding access to care for Veterans and other populations
    Brian E Dixon
    Center for Health Information and Communication, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Health Services Research and Development Service CIN 13 416, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center Richard M Fairbanks School of Public Health Indiana University Center for Biomedical Informatics, Regenstrief Institute
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 22:917-20. 2015
    ..Existing informatics research can guide short-term implementation; furthermore, new research is needed to generate evidence about how best to achieve the long-term aim of expanded access to care. ..
  2. doi request reprint Learning From the Crowd in Terminology Mapping: The LOINC Experience
    Brian E Dixon
    Richard M Fairbanks School of Public Health at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Regenstrief Institute, Inc, and Center for Health Information and Communication, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Health Services Research and Development Service, Indianapolis, IN
    Lab Med 46:168-74. 2015
    ..In this article, we describe the new functionality and its availability to implementers who desire resources to make mapping more efficient and effective. ..
  3. pmc The long road to semantic interoperability in support of public health: experiences from two states
    Brian E Dixon
    Department of BioHealth Informatics, Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing, Indianapolis, IN, USA Center for Biomedical Informatics, Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, IN, USA Center for Health Information and Communication, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Health Services Research and Development Service CIN 13 416, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, 410 W 10th St, Suite 2000, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA Electronic address
    J Biomed Inform 49:3-8. 2014
    ..A clear, comprehensive strategy requiring collaborative efforts by clinical and public health stakeholders is suggested as a guide for the long road towards better population health data and outcomes. ..
  4. pmc Towards public health decision support: a systematic review of bidirectional communication approaches
    Brian E Dixon
    School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:577-83. 2013
    ..To summarize the literature describing computer-based interventions aimed at improving bidirectional communication between clinical and public health...
  5. pmc An evaluation of the rates of repeat notifiable disease reporting and patient crossover using a health information exchange-based automated electronic laboratory reporting system
    Judy Gichoya
    Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2012:1229-36. 2012
    ..This evidence adds to the growing body of evidence that patient data resides in many organizations and suggests that to fully realize the value of HIT in public health, cross-organizational data sharing must be meaningfully incentivized...
  6. pmc Impact of selective mapping strategies on automated laboratory result notification to public health authorities
    Roland E Gamache
    Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2012:228-36. 2012
    ..Our study highlights the ways that our approach to implementing vocabulary standards impacts secondary data uses such as public health reporting...
  7. pmc Variation in information needs and quality: implications for public health surveillance and biomedical informatics
    Brian E Dixon
    Department of BioHealth Informatics, Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN Center for Biomedical Informatics, Regenstrief Institute, Indianapolis, IN Center for Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Health Services Research and Development Service, Indianapolis, IN
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2013:670-9. 2013
    ..Systems must be flexible and highly configurable to accommodate variation, and informaticians must measure and improve systems and business processes to accommodate for variation of both users and information. ..
  8. pmc Electronic health information quality challenges and interventions to improve public health surveillance data and practice
    Brian E Dixon
    Indiana University, School of Informatics and Computing, Indianapolis, IN Regenstrief Institute, Indianapolis, IN Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Health Services Research and Development Service, Center of Excellence on Implementing Evidence Based Practice, Indianapolis, IN
    Public Health Rep 128:546-53. 2013
    ..We examined completeness, an attribute of data quality, in the context of electronic laboratory reporting (ELR) of notifiable disease information to public health agencies...
  9. doi request reprint Learning from the crowd while mapping to LOINC
    Daniel J Vreeman
    Associate research professor, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN Research Scientist, Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 22:1205-11. 2015
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  10. doi request reprint Characterizing Informatics Roles and Needs of Public Health Workers: Results From the Public Health Workforce Interests and Needs Survey
    Brian E Dixon
    Indiana University Fairbanks School of Public Health, Indianapolis Dr Dixon and Mr McFarlane Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, Indiana Drs Dixon and Grannis Center for Health Information and Communication, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Health Services Research and Development Service CIN 13 416, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana Dr Dixon Marion County Public Health Department, Health and Hospital Corporation of Marion County, Indianapolis, Indiana Ms Dearth and Dr Gibson and Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis Dr Grannis
    J Public Health Manag Pract 21:S130-40. 2015
    ..To characterize public health workers who specialize in informatics and to assess informatics-related aspects of the work performed by the public health workforce...
  11. doi request reprint Short-Term Medical Costs of a VHA Health Information Exchange: A CHEERS-Compliant Article
    Dustin D French
    From the Department of Ophthalmology and the Center for Healthcare Studies, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, and the Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Service, in Chicago, IL DDF Department of BioHealth Informatics, Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing, VHA Health Services Research and Development Center for Health Information and Communication, and Regenstrief Institute, Inc, BED Department of Biostatistics, Indiana University School of Medicine, SMP Center for Health Information and Communication, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Health Services Research and Development Service Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, and Regenstrief Institute, Inc LJM, MW, DAH and Center for Health Information and Communication, Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Health Services Research and Development Service, Regenstrief Institute, Inc Indiana University Center for Health Services and Outcomes Research, Indianapolis, IN College of Pharmacy, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN AJZ
    Medicine (Baltimore) 95:e2481. 2016
    ..Cost reductions from shared health information may be realized with longer time horizons. ..
  12. pmc Electronic laboratory data quality and the value of a health information exchange to support public health reporting processes
    Brian E Dixon
    Indiana University, School of Informatics, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2011:322-30. 2011
    ..Data processed by the HIE were often more complete, suggesting that HIEs can support improvements to existing public health reporting processes...
  13. ncbi request reprint Measuring Population Health Using Electronic Health Records: Exploring Biases and Representativeness in a Community Health Information Exchange
    Brian E Dixon
    Indiana University Fairbanks School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 216:1009. 2015
    ..We present preliminary findings and discuss important biases in EHR data. Future work is needed to develop methods for correcting for those biases to support routine epidemiology work of public health. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint Evaluating Methods for Identifying Cancer in Free-Text Pathology Reports Using Various Machine Learning and Data Preprocessing Approaches
    Suranga Nath Kasthurirathne
    Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 216:1070. 2015
    ..We conclude that our approach is sufficiently accurate for practical purposes and represents a generalized process. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint A vision for the systematic monitoring and improvement of the quality of electronic health data
    Brian E Dixon
    School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 192:884-8. 2013
    ..The proposed framework is a beginning, not an end. We invite the biomedical informatics community to use and adapt the framework to improve health data quality and outcomes for populations in nations around the world. ..
  16. doi request reprint Infection preventionists' awareness of and engagement in health information exchange to improve public health surveillance
    Brian E Dixon
    School of Informatics and Computing, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Am J Infect Control 41:787-92. 2013
    ..Little is known about infection preventionists' (IPs) awareness, adoption, and use of these technologies to report information to public health...
  17. pmc Incorporating geospatial capacity within clinical data systems to address social determinants of health
    Karen Frederickson Comer
    Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, School of Liberal Arts, The Polis Center, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:54-61. 2011
    ..We identify these challenges and the means of addressing them and discuss the significance of the project as a model for similar projects...