J M Overhage
Affiliation: Indiana University
- Practical, reliable, comprehensive method for characterizing pharmacists' clinical activitiesJ M Overhage
Regenstrief Institute for Health Care, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis 46202, USA
Am J Health Syst Pharm 56:2444-50. 1999..A literature-based instrument for simultaneously assessing the severity of errors in medication orders and the value of pharmacists' interventions was constructed, tested in a hospital, and determined to be reliable...
- Sensible use of observational clinical dataJ Marc Overhage
Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Suite 2000, 410 West 10th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Stat Methods Med Res 22:7-13. 2013..Sensible use of observational data sets can yield valuable insights, particularly when clinical trials are impractical...
- Controlled trial of direct physician order entry: effects on physicians' time utilization in ambulatory primary care internal medicine practicesJ M Overhage
Regenstrief Institute for Health Care, Regenstrief Health Center, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 8:361-71. 2001..The authors hypothesized that physicians using the Gopher would not spend any more time writing orders than physicians using paper-based methods...
- Electronic laboratory reporting: barriers, solutions and findingsJ M Overhage
Regenstrief Institute for Health Care, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 7:60-6. 2001....
- A randomized, controlled trial of clinical information shared from another institutionJ Marc Overhage
Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
Ann Emerg Med 39:14-23. 2002..We demonstrate the feasibility and potential value of increased access to patients' clinical information from another hospital while they are receiving care in the emergency department...
- Pilot study of a point-of-use decision support tool for cancer clinical trials eligibilityP P Breitfeld
Regenstrief Institute, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis 46202 2859, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 6:466-77. 1999..This decision support tool and the decision framework on which it is based could be used for multiple trials and different cancer sites...
- A simple error classification system for understanding sources of error in automatic speech recognition and human transcriptionAtif Zafar
School of Medicine, Regenstrief Institute, Indiana University, 1001 West 10th Street, RG5 Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Int J Med Inform 73:719-30. 2004..The purpose of classifying errors into categories is to understand the underlying processes that generate these errors, so that measures can be taken to improve these processes...
- Indianapolis I3: the third generation Integrated Advanced Information Management SystemsJulie J McGowan
Regenstrief Institute for Health Care, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
J Med Libr Assoc 92:179-87. 2004....
- Effects of computerized guidelines for managing heart disease in primary careWilliam M Tierney
Regenstrief Institute for Health Care, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
J Gen Intern Med 18:967-76. 2003..Electronic information systems have been proposed as one means to reduce medical errors of commission (doing the wrong thing) and omission (not providing indicated care)...
- Demonstrating the effects of an IAIMS on health care quality and costW M Tierney
Indiana University School of Medicine, Regenstrief Institute for Health Care, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, Indianapolis, IN, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 4:S41-6. 1997..Demonstrating the beneficial effects of integrated EMR systems will facilitate their incorporation into everyday clinical care...
- Canopy computing: using the Web in clinical practiceC J McDonald
Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Regenstrief Institute for Health Care, Wishard Memorial Hospital, Indianapolis 46202, USA
JAMA 280:1325-9. 1998....
- Continuous speech recognition for cliniciansA Zafar
Indiana University, Regenstrief Institute for Health Care, Indianapolis 46202 2859, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 6:195-204. 1999..This technology has advanced considerably in recent years and is now a serious contender to replace some or all of the increasingly expensive alternative methods of dictation with human transcription...
- A computerized reminder system to increase the use of preventive care for hospitalized patientsP R Dexter
Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Regenstrief Institute for Health Care, Richard L. Roudebush Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Indianapolis 46202, USA
N Engl J Med 345:965-70. 2001..4 percent vs. 27.6 percent, P<0.001). CONCLUSIONS: A majority of hospitalized patients in this study were eligible for preventive measures, and computerized reminders significantly increased the rate of delivery of such therapies...
- Can computer-generated evidence-based care suggestions enhance evidence-based management of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease? A randomized, controlled trialWilliam M Tierney
Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, M200 OPW, Wishard Memorial Hospital, 1001 West 10th St, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Health Serv Res 40:477-97. 2005..Translation of evidence-based guidelines into clinical practice has been inconsistent. We performed a randomized, controlled trial of guideline-based care suggestions delivered to physicians when writing orders on computer workstations...
- Real world performance of approximate string comparators for use in patient matchingShaun J Grannis
Regenstrief Institute for Health Care and Indiana School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 107:43-7. 2004..Approximate string comparators increase deterministic linkage sensitivity by up to 10% compared to exact match comparisons and represent an accurate method of linking to vital statistics data...
- Enhancing laboratory report contents to improve outpatient management of test resultsKevin C Chang
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 3012, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:99-103. 2010..In this paper, the design and implementation issues in creating this system are discussed, and generally favorable preliminary results of attitudes by providers towards ELRs are reported...
- A comparison of the completeness and timeliness of automated electronic laboratory reporting and spontaneous reporting of notifiable conditionsJ Marc Overhage
Regenstrief Institute, 410 W 10th St, Suite 2000, Indianapolis, IN 46202 3012, USA
Am J Public Health 98:344-50. 2008..We examined whether automated electronic laboratory reporting of notifiable-diseases results in information being delivered to public health departments more completely and quickly than is the case with spontaneous, paper-based reporting...
- The Indiana network for patient care: a working local health information infrastructure. An example of a working infrastructure collaboration that links data from five health systems and hundreds of millions of entriesClement J McDonald
Regenstrief Institute, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 24:1214-20. 2005..The network includes and delivers laboratory, radiology, dictation, and other documents to a majority of Indianapolis office practices. The INPC began operation seven years ago and is one of the first and best examples of an LHII...
- A Framework for evaluating the costs, effort, and value of nationwide health information exchangeBrian E Dixon
Regenstrief Institute, Inc and Indiana University School of Informatics, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:295-301. 2010..The paper further presents the results of an initial assessment of the framework by those engaged in HIE activities...
- Does national regulatory mandate of provider order entry portend greater benefit than risk for health care delivery? The 2001 ACMI debate. The American College of Medical InformaticsJ Marc Overhage
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 9:199-208. 2002..They also noted the potential for errors introduced by the systems themselves and the fact that the safety and utility of commercially available CPOE products have yet to be proved...
- Failure of computerized treatment suggestions to improve health outcomes of outpatients with uncomplicated hypertension: results of a randomized controlled trialMichael D Murray
Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, USA
Pharmacotherapy 24:324-37. 2004..To assess the effects of evidence-based treatment suggestions for hypertension made to physicians and pharmacists using a comprehensive electronic medical record system...
- Presentation of the Morris F. Collen Award to Clement J. McDonald, MDJ Marc Overhage
Regenstrief Institute, Indiana University School of Medicine, 1050 Wishard Blvd, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2872, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 12:241-4. 2005
- A tiered approach is more cost effective than traditional pharmacist-based review for classifying computer-detected signals as adverse drug eventsCarol Hope
Regenstrief Institute, Indiana University School of Medicine, 1050 Wishard Boulevard, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2872, USA
J Biomed Inform 36:92-8. 2003..To develop a cost-efficient method for identifying adverse drug events (ADEs) and medication errors (MEs) identified using outpatient electronic medical records within ambulatory settings...
- Physicians, information technology, and health care systems: a journey, not a destinationClement J McDonald
J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:121-4. 2004
- Health information exchange: 'lex parsimoniae'J Marc Overhage
Medical Informatics, Regenstrief Institute, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w595-7. 2007..The should be parsimonious--not overly constraining how the exchanges operate and maintaining separation between the applications that provide functionality and the network that supports HIE...
- Detection of pediatric respiratory and diarrheal outbreaks from sales of over-the-counter electrolyte productsWilliam R Hogan
The RODS Laboratory, Center for Biomedical Informatics, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:555-62. 2003..To determine whether sales of electrolyte products contain a signal of outbreaks of respiratory and diarrheal disease in children and, if so, how much earlier a signal relative to hospital diagnoses...
- Using information technology to improve the health care of older adultsMichael Weiner
Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Regenstrief Institute, Indiana University, Indianapolis 46202 2872, USA
Ann Intern Med 139:430-6. 2003..Information systems that improve communication among providers during these transitions have the potential to improve safety and reduce costs...
- Proactive medicine. The benefits of an EMR in locations without oneJ Marc Overhage
Indiana Health Information Exchange, USA
Mod Healthc 38:24. 2008
- Standardized reporting of clinical practice guidelines: a proposal from the Conference on Guideline StandardizationRichard N Shiffman
Yale University School of Medicine and Yale Center for Medical Informatics, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
Ann Intern Med 139:493-8. 2003..Most organizations that are active in guideline development found the component items to be comprehensive and to fit within their existing development methods...
- The potential of HIEs as infomediariesFrancois de Brantes
Bridges To Excellence Inc, USA
J Healthc Inf Manag 21:69-75. 2007....
- A tale of three cities--where RHIOS meet the NHINGreg DeBor
CSC Global Health Solutions, Waltham, MA, USA
J Healthc Inf Manag 20:63-70. 2006..The content of this article is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official view of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology...
- A context-sensitive approach to anonymizing spatial surveillance data: impact on outbreak detectionChristopher A Cassa
Children s Hospital Boston, Informatics Program Mandl Group, 1 Autumn Street, 721, Boston, MA 02215 5362 USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:160-5. 2006..Further, we measure the impact of the skew on detection of spatial clustering as measured by a spatial scanning statistic...
- Personal health records: definitions, benefits, and strategies for overcoming barriers to adoptionPaul C Tang
Palo Alto Medical Foundation, 795 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:121-6. 2006..This paper summarizes the College Symposium discussions on PHR systems and provides definitions, system characteristics, technical architectures, benefits, barriers to adoption, and strategies for increasing adoption...
- Exchanging health information: local distribution, national coordinationJohn Halamka
CareGroup Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 24:1170-9. 2005..The critical policy action is the identification of a "common framework" of standards and policies, maintained by a new Standards and Policy Entity that reflects both public- and private-sector participation...
- A consensus action agenda for achieving the national health information infrastructureWilliam A Yasnoff
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, US Department of Health and Human Services, Room 440D, Hubert H Humphrey Building, 200 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20201, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:332-8. 2004..Improving the safety, quality, and efficiency of health care will require immediate and ubiquitous access to complete patient information and decision support provided through a National Health Information Infrastructure (NHII)...